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Microsoft releases Exchange Server 2016

Microsoft is rolling out Exchange Server 2016, now available for download and deployment within on-premises environments.

Trustwave rides the mobile security wave with new cloud-based platform

Endpoint security firm Trustwave is expanding its presence in the mobile security space with the launch Wednesday of its new cloud-based Secure Mobility Platform. The platform is designed to protect and defend enterprise mobile devices, particularly those used for point-of-sale transactions.

Study shows businesses expect cloud strategies to help increase revenue

A new report sponsored by Cisco claims a second wave of cloud adoption is on the horizon, led by businesses who expect cloud strategies to increase revenue over the next two years.

Spotlight: Nearly all businesses are shrinking time to provision apps using cloud

If Cisco is correct, then the second wave of cloud adoption has begun. A global study released by the networking vendor shows that 53 percent of organizations that responded to a global survey believe they will use cloud computing to drive business revenue in the next two years.

Rackspace announces Managed Cloud for Adobe Experience Manager early access program

Managed cloud provider Rackspace announced today an early access program for its upcoming new service, Managed Cloud for Adobe Experience Manager. Its designed to help marketing teams reduce the time it takes to deploy, upgrade or launch new campaigns in AEM.

'Man in the Cloud' attack could turn cloud services into criminal infrastructure

A new kind of attack, dubbed "Man in the Cloud," could turn cloud-based file synchronization services like GoogleDrive and DropBox into command and control, data exfiltration and remote access infrastructure for cybercriminals, according to a new report by endpoint and network security firm Imperva released on Wednesday.

Alert Logic offers security service aimed at apps running on AWS

Security-as-a-service provider Alert Logic unveiled today Cloud Insight, a cloud-native vulnerability and configuration management product designed specifically for Amazon Web Services.

Cloud adoption is up, costs are down, real savings can be had by smart negotiators

Cloud computing adoption continues to rise, cloud costs continue to fall, and sizable cloud savings continue to be available for those organizations that negotiate right, new studies reveal.

News Scan: Tech confidence index takes a step backward; EMC earnings report reveals only 2% gains; More.

The top news stories for July 22, 2015.

Report: Companies increasingly, but reluctantly, willing to move to Microsoft cloud services

Microsoft Partners say their clients are willing to move existing Microsoft enterprise environments like Office, Exchange, and SharePoint to the cloud, but not without some trepidation.