5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

This week's roundup of companies that came to win include a strategic move by Cisco in the competitive software-defined networking arena, gutsy marketing moves by IBM and Microsoft against Amazon in the cloud IaaS market, and a smart hire by BlackBerry that could help with the mobile device maker's turnaround. Also making the list are big gains in tablet and smartphone sales by a leading PC maker, and a move by a leading software vendor to reduce the number of security vulnerabilities in its products.

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