The Daily Cloud is SearchCloudComputing.com's oft-irreverent look at the world of cloud computing. March's editions include Steve Ballmer's pro-cloud proclamation, IBM's release of another cloud computing service and several cloud security updates from the RSA Conference.
The Daily Cloud for March
Microsoft brings Azure to India
March 8, 2010
Azure in India is now commercially available, capping off $2 billion of recent Microsoft investments in the subcontinent.
Microsoft's Ballmer bets the farm on cloud computing
March 5, 2010
The always-energetic Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, said that his company would dedicate 90% of itself to cloud computing in the not too distant future.
IBM to take another crack at public cloud computing
March 4, 2010
In an attempt to catch up to chief rivals Amazon and Microsoft, IBM plans to release another cloud computing service later this month.
EMC, VMware and Intel want to improve cloud computing security
March 3, 2010
At the RSA Conference, the three IT giants demonstrated their most recent efforts to secure cloud computing environments.
CloudSwitch offers free beta for cloud computing migration
March 2, 2010
The VMware-centric company's complimentary CloudSwitch Explorer will allow users to move up to five virtual machines to Amazon EC2.
RSA has its head in the cloud on opening day
March 1, 2010
On the opening day of the security-centric RSA Conference in San Francisco, cloud computing was the hot topic. In fact, many people attempting to attend the Cloud Security Alliance's five-hour session were turned away at the door.
This was first published in March 2010