Today in Cloud

This notion that Microsoft should buy is an interesting one for a number of reasons. Not the least of which is the fact that its rivals have broadened their scopes quite significantly in the past couple of years, and Microsoft could do the same by adding an enterprise-class SaaS line of business. Also, hosting SaaS apps would be a great way to prove the reliability of Azure and hopefully bring in more cloud platform customers. Microsoft could have cloud services covered across the board.