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Microsoft Boasts Top Spot in Cloud Race

It seems no one in the technology industry is talking more loudly these days about cloud computing than Microsoft. And that drumbeat continued at the annual Financial Analysts' Meeting this week, with COO Kevin Turner claiming that Microsoft has pole position in the race to the cloud.

Turner touted several of Microsoft's high-profile customer wins in the cloud, and also took a moment to linger on the record earnings the company reported last week. Datamation takes a look.


Microsoft's annual Financial Analysts Meeting (FAM) got under way Thursday from its Redmond, Wash. campus and there's no question that the theme for the day was cloud computing.

The company's COO, Kevin Turner, started the day off with his declaration that Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) is now "number one" in cloud computing.

Read the full story at Datamation:
Microsoft: 'We're No. 1 in the Cloud'