Preview: Microsoft Targets Apple, Google, Oracle, VMware?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – If history is any indication, Microsoft COO Kevin Turner is set to target Apple, Google, Oracle, VMware and other rivals during a keynote today at Worldwide Partner Conference 2012 (WPC12) in Toronto. But more than a rant about beating rivals in the market, Turner and Channel Chief Jon Roskill will likely outline the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) strategy — both on-premises and in the cloud — for the company’s new fiscal year. Indeed, Turner and Roskill will likely explain how Microsoft will empower partners to build market share with Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Windows Se (IT news)