HIPAA-Compliant Document Management Solution Expands Into Global Market by Migrating to Windows Azure Cloud Platform

PaperTracer, a Jacksonville, Fla.-based document-management service that assures compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996, has moved to the Windows Azure cloud platform to deliver its services to customers worldwide. By backing its HIPAA compliance with the security features of Microsoft Corp. datacenters, PaperTracer expects to boost revenues by 30…


HCS Seminar: Building Solutions Using Windows Azure

Cloud Computing Seminar at HCS Campus Cloud Computing – Developing Solutions Using Windows Azure In this session, we will first discuss what cloud computing is and what Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) are. We will then discuss how you can develop scalable and distributed…


Microsoft MAP Toolkit Adds Capabilities for Office 365 and Cloud Assessments

The next version of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit is available for download here. It adds features that help you: Analyze your portfolio of applications for a move to the Windows Azure Platform Accelerate planning to private cloud with Hyper-V Cloud Fast Track onboarding Identify migration opportunities with enhanced heterogeneous server environment inventory…


Microsoft to Build a Cloud Computing Data Center at Boydton, Virginia

DataCenterKnowledge reports that Microsoft has selected a site near Boydton, Virginia for a major new data center project, with plans to invest up to $499 million in the rural community in the southern part of the state. The company plans to build a cutting-edge data center that will serve as the East Coast hub for…


Microsoft Opens Software and Services Excellence Center to Create Cloud Computing Business Opportunities

According to PRNewsWire Asia, Steven Guggenheimer, Corporate Vice President of the original equipment manufacturer division at Microsoft Corporation today announced the official opening of the Microsoft Software and Services Excellence Center (SSEC). The objective of the center is to advance the potential of cloud computing across devices, in the data center and within new industries-all…