Cisco, Microsoft Server Relationship Takes Center Stage (Twice)

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) and Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) are partnering more closely in the server market even as they compete in the unified communications and collaboration markets. The latest evidence: Cisco plans to invade Microsoft TechEd and Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC 2012), two major conferences built for Microsoft partners, customers and ISVs (independent software vendors). At WPC 2012, Cisco’s team will include sales, marketing and product development experts. And at TechEd, Cisco will bang the drum for its unified computing system (UCS) platform. UCS organizes (IT news)