Just came across a Video from Microsoft Europe dated - January 20, 2010 on Cloud Computing -
Cloud Computing: Software plus services -
Microsoft’s progressive shift toward Software-plus-Services is reshaping and transforming our existing offerings—and informing our roadmap for the future. Take a look ahead at what a future of connected software and services could bring to the world. Applications and services that once stood apart become far more valuable when taken together. Business moves faster, ideas flow more freely and people grow more deeply connected.