Late last month, Sun Microsystems Inc. and IBM announced initiatives to meld grid computing technology with their Web services. Now Microsoft Corp. has joined the ranks of major vendors supporting grid computing as the next step toward delivering Web serv
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Despite the economic slump, the death of a co-founder in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and other impediments, Akamai Technologies executives say their company will continue to evolve into an ambitious provider of edge computing to large businesses.
It may not have the makings of a Tom Clancy thriller, but the legal battle between Amazon.com and a key former employee with plans to defect to eBay adds another plot twist to the rivalry between two of the biggest competitors in online retailing.