Tag Archives: Cloud Computing

Rise in cloud computing starts to cut revenue for IT outsourcing companies

Sean McLain, writing in the Wall Street Journal, describes how the shift to cloud computing is dramatically reducing the number of IT support staff needed to maintain and customize servers and software, and the result is a big drop in hiring of outsourced … Continue reading

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New version of Microsoft Office for the Mac is on the way, but will it help the bottom line much?

After a long wait, a new Mac version of Microsoft Office is on the way.   There is a free downloadable preview version available from Microsoft, with the official release scheduled for some time in the second half of 2015. Faced … Continue reading

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Los Angeles County is Moving All Employees to the Cloud

All 100,000 LA County employees, including 20,000 police are moving to Office 365 for their business work environment. Besides the savings from consolidating various department installations into one contract, cutting maintenance costs, and only paying for active employees, security was … Continue reading

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