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Box and Microsoft Team Up for New Cloud Integrations

Box Inc. (NYSE: BOX) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) are teaming up to enable seamless collaboration across devices and platforms in the cloud. Ultimately, this will support new integrations with ...
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IBM Fires First Shot in 2016 Cloud Wars

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) had the misfortune of releasing disappointing earnings in the middle of a market free fall. Its sharp 5% fall was one of four stocks ...
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Accenture Adds to Cloud Portfolio With Newest Acquisition

Accenture PLC (NYSE: ACN) is continuing to add to its cloud portfolio with its newest acquisition. This company has acquired CRMWaypoint, a supplier of cloud advisory and technology services in ...
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4 Merrill Lynch Cash-Rich Dividend Technology Stocks to Buy for 2016

Most stock investors are glad to see 2015 in the rear-view mirror. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 were both down for the first time since 2008. ...
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Top Analyst Says Buy This Fastest-Growing Enterprise Technology Company in History

It is one thing when Wall Street analysts are very positive on new technology or innovations in a sector. It is quite another when one of the top analysts on ...
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4 Stocks Will Benefit From Huge Data Center Spending and Metro Optical Build

The huge growth in networking and data centers should come as little surprise to investors that follow technology. The incredible and sustained growth in capital expenditures in the sector is ...
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Cloud Computing Reachs $100 Billion, but Who Makes Money?

The cloud computing market has become so large that it will produce over $100 billion in sales this year. The business is cutthroat enough that many competitors may not make ...
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Microsoft Short Interest Plunges

A resurgent Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has picked up some fans on Wall Street, at least if short interest in its stock is any measure. It dropped 9 million to ...
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Will Cloud, Servers and Data Centers Be the Next Growth Frontiers for Qualcomm?

When most consumers and investors think of Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM), they probably think of mobile devices and smartphones for the Snapdragon mobile processors. This is among the high-end processors ...
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Why Google and Amazon Rise as Stock Market Falters

The S&P 500 dropped nearly 8% in the most recent quarter. Old world Internet stocks Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) rallied nearly 17%. In a market ...
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Pure Storage Sets Terms for IPO

Pure Storage has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price 25 million shares ...
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Pure Storage Files for IPO

It is no secret that the cloud and storage efforts are growing. Now we have another storage solutions provider that has filed its paperwork for an initial public offering (IPO). ...
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Big Partners Boost Rackspace Footprint, Revenues

Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) reported second quarter 2015 results after markets closed Monday evening. For the quarter, the web-hosting and cloud services company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What to Expect From Rackspace Earnings

Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Monday. Consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.20 in earnings per ...
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Can New Chicago Taxes on Netflix, Apple, Spotify Withstand Legal Challenges?

In a tax ruling issued in early June, the city of Chicago expanded its amusement tax to include amusements such as TV shows, movies, videos, music and online games, if ...
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