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Symantec Benefits from PC Boom, Cost Cutting

Symantec is still looking for a new chief and fending off calls to break up the company. Yet, it did manage to post a 50 percent increase in profits in the last quarter, thanks in large part to a new sales strategy, cost cutting and a resurgence in PC sales.

On Point: RackWare Intros Cloud-based Disaster Recovery Solution

This week in On Point we look into new product announcements including those from RackWare, Barracuda Networks, LightCyber and Continuity Software.

Network Hardware Resale Rebrands as Curvature, Takes on Vendor Persona

Now under the moniker Curvature, the former leader in refurbished hardware equipment is launching a line of servers, expanding reselling relationships and delivering more services that will make it a mashup of a reseller and vendor.

On Point: Cloud Takes Center Stage

In this week’s On Point, we let cloud computing take over — with online backup announcements from IDrive, NetFortris and Unitrends.

Microsoft Tries Appliances to Build Clouds

Microsoft is looking to new appliances to expand its footprint in Azure cloud computing and hybrid cloud storage.

On Point: Reducing Corporate Risk Via Device GPS

In this week’s On Point, we look at cloud infrastructure advances, plus new products that maximize security and a new global partner program.

Google Takes Cloud Storage Prices Lower

Google, in partnership with Panzura, is lowering the cost of cloud-based storage for businesses again, putting more pressure on Microsoft and Amazon.

Box Raises More Money, Cloud Questions

Cloud storage and content management provider Box raised another $150 million in investment funding as it inches toward IPO. The company’s high cash-burn rate raises questions about the viability of future cloud ventures and how much marketing matters.