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‘Start-up’ Microsoft sees Israel as an inspiration

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Microsoft is turning to the start-up nation for inspiration in reinventing itself as a start-up, according to the company’s local research and development chief, and as reported in the Times of Israel.  “In the
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Microsoft to Sign Cooperative Deal with Israel for Internet Cloud Tech

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According to The Jerusalem Post,  Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz met with Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer in Jerusalem to discuss strategic partnership to promote technology, namely Internet Cloud Technology. Microsoft has been busy with its
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Why Israel is a hotbed for flash storage innovation

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ComputerWorld recently covered Israel’s world leading technologies for flash storage.  International conglomerates are scouting Israeli companies for the next breakthrough technology, as evidenced by EMC’s recent acquisition of XtremeIO. According to
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Microsoft Bringing Accelerator Program to Israel

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Microsoft is beginning a new accelerator program, designed to provide development services and other support to startups.  The accelerator, called Windows Azure, will be held at Microsoft’s Israel Research and Development Center. 
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