June 27, 2014

The Cloud is the New Battleground for Winning Enterprise Users

This week brought many news items that underscore the fact that the cloud is becoming a key battleground for Microsoft and Google, especially as they battle for enterprise users. To begin with, Microsoft announced a much more attractive pricing strategy for its OneDrive cloud storage service, including 15 GB free for any user, and price reductions of as much as 70 percent for paid customers.

Meanwhile, Google announced new levels of compatibility with Microsoft Office documents in its Google Docs cloud-based applications, including the ability to edit Office documents. Google is also offering essentially unlimited amounts of cloud storage for $10 a month.

 

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