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April 12, 2011 at 12:05 PM

Microsoft partners with broadast companies for cloud computing

LAS VEGAS — Elsewhere in this convention town, Microsoft is at the trade show of the National Association of Broadcasters.

To attract more broadcast companies to its cloud computing platform Azure, Microsoft said today it is partnering with other cloud software companies.

The partner companies provide cloud-based video processing, content management, delivery and protection.

Microsoft hopes to win media and entertainment company customers to store, edit and broadcast video from the Azure platform.

Here is the Microsoft blog post for more information on the partnerships.

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