With FarmVille, Mafia Wars and other games, Zynga became the darling of the social gaming world. But after going public, the company wasn’t able to reproduce its early successes and is struggling to release relevant new games.
Yet, Angry Birds creator Rovio and Candy Crush Saga developers King are doing fine.
The age of the OpenStack hybrid cloud has arrived, and traditional datacenter virtualization is passé. So says Red Hat (RHT), which on Wednesday rolled out Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform and Red Hat Cloud Infrastructure to drive hybrid deployments
75 million unique users simply isn't enough, as far as Zynga's concerned! Using the power of Facebook Connect, Zynga -- the developer of FarmVille, Cafe World, Mafia Wars and others -- is bringing FarmVille to Windows Live Messenger and MSN Games.
Did anyone really expect Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) to sit idly quiet while rival VMware (NYSE: VMW) talked up its new hybrid cloud services unit, a major turn in focus for the virtualization kingpin?
VMware’s new hybrid cloud offering will allow its customers to migrate their cloud services to a public cloud, saving money in the move through shared equipment.
Cloud computing is one of today’s largest market opportunities. According to Saugatuck Technology, by 2016, 75 percent or more of new enterprise IT spending will be on cloud-based or hybrid technologies.