Google, IBM Think Cloudy

With Microsoft (NSDQ: MSFT) and Yahoo (NSDQ: YHOO) in an icy stalemate over a proposed merger, rivals IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Google (NSDQ: GOOG) are ramping up efforts to jointly dominate what they believe will be the dominant software delivery model in the 21st century -- so called cloud computing.

Much of their work until now has taken place behind the scenes under a low profile, but the companies' close relationship was fully apparent Thursday when their CEOs made a rare joint appearance on stage at an IBM conference in Los Angeles.

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– Paul McDougall, InformationWeek

thebulk 12/5/2012 | 3:41:39 PM
re: Google, IBM Think Cloudy this is a very interesting concept, and must have Microsoft concerned. however this could be all hype; i guess only time will tell.....
pnni-1 12/5/2012 | 3:41:38 PM
re: Google, IBM Think Cloudy "It's all just a big cloud" How many times have I heard that from men in blue suits? It is even been a joke from time to time. WOW if I would have just taken them serious I would be ahead of the curve, ;)
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