Is Amazon losing its grip on the cloud?

IBM, Microsoft and others are making big pushes into the cloud space but is this really a sign that Amazon is losing its grip?

California gov steps into the cloud

Yesterday the California Department of Technology and IBM announced CalCloud , a new technology model powered by cloud computing.

IT in cloud denial

At a recent conference Salesforce.com's Peter Coffee pointed out that Google searches for the term ‘cloud computing’ has been declining over the past few years. Does this mean people aren’t interested in the cloud anymore or are IT departments just dragging their feet?