Cloud App Wars: Microsoft vs. Google

Microsoft is fighting for its future in the battle with archrival Google and others over who will rule productivity apps that run via the Web. Here's a complete guide to the business war, the competing products including Google Docs and Office 2010, the implications for users and IT, and more.

By CIO Staff
Wed, May 05, 2010


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