IBM Launches Cloud Docs; Eyes Google, Microsoft - Cloud-computing -

IBM is looking to challenge Google and Microsoft with a new online software suite that includes apps similar to those found in its rivals’ well-known cloud offerings.

IBM SmartCloud Docs includes Web-based apps for the creation, editing, and sharing of documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. The suite is available for free as part of Big Blue’s SmartCloud Engage Advanced business networking and collaboration service.