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Beleaguered Microsoft employees 'shell shocked' at size of layoffs …

Andy Williams/ July 18, 2014/ Computer Repair/ 0 comments

“'The feeling inside Microsoft on main campus is a bit shell-shocked at the size of the planned cuts,' this person, a longtime Microsoft employee who was not let go today, told us.” “The company plans to cut 18,000 … Categories: News. Tags: Apple roadkill, beleaguered Microsoft , failure, job cuts, microsoft , nokia, Satya Nadella, Steve Ballmer, Steve Elop, unemployment, windows phone …

Apple + IBM: Connecting the dots – MacDailyNews – Welcome Home

Andy Williams/ July 18, 2014/ Computer Repair/ 0 comments

Meanwhile, NetworkWorld reports: 'IBM will pour US$3 billion into computing and chip materials research over the next five years, as it rethinks computer design and looks to a future that may not involve silicon chips.'” “Part of that research is to reach the 7 nm process level, and beyond,” Manness … Tim Bajarin: Apple -IBM deal is bad news for Google and Microsoft – July 16, 2014. Jim Cramer: Apple wins again – July 16, 2014.

The data center demands of selling Hadoop have Cloudera eyeing …

admin/ May 19, 2014/ Computer Repair/ 0 comments

Managing its data center resources already costs Cloudera millions of dollars per year, and every new partnership (like those with VMware, EMC and Dell , for example) or big customer means more configurations it has to support and more gear it has to buy. … Cloudera's competitors, including Hortonworks and MapR, already have strong cloud partnerships in place – Hortonworks with Microsoft and Rackspace, and MapR with AWS and Google