Amplero snags ex Microsoft and Amazon vet to fuel growth of AI platform

Machine learning startup Amplero has hired Microsoft and Amazon veteran Andrew Toner as chief technology officer. Toner will oversee the company’s software developers and drive engineering operations and strategy. The Seattle-based startup helps busin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

Microsoft, eBay, Tencent Invest $1.4 Billion in Amazon"s India Rival

Indian e-commerce startup Flipkart said it has raised $1.4 billion from technology heavyweights Microsoft, eBay and Tencent, giving it a cash boost as it seeks to combat Amazon’s rapid growth in the country......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 11th, 2017

Will Amazon"s Plug Power Stake Buyout Fuel Long-term Growth?, Inc. (AMZN) has put its faith and cash into hydrogen fuel cell maker Plug Power Inc. (PLUG), signi.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksApr 6th, 2017

Amazon & Microsoft: Are These Cloud Computing Leaders in a Growth Slowdown?


Category: topSource: redinewsApr 5th, 2017

Amazon & Microsoft: Are These Cloud Computing Leaders in a Growth Slowdown?

'The cloud' and 'cloud computing' have become incredible buzzwords. It seems most.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksApr 4th, 2017

Portland email marketing startup snags $2.9M raised $2.9 million from investors existing investors as the company gears up for new channels of growth, said CEO Colin Nederkoorn. The company, which moved from New York to Portland in 2014 created an e-mail marketing platform to hel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2017

Amazon May Be Unable To Achieve The Same Dominance In Cloud It Enjoys In Retail

Brent Bracelin of Pacific Crest says, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) AWS growth could moderate this year and next as heavy investments from Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) Azure and Alp.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 17th, 2017

Flipkart sides with Microsoft in fight against Amazon on the cloud

Flipkart adopted Microsoft Azure as its exclusive public cloud platform, reports Tech in Asia.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 21st, 2017

Torrid Cloud Growth Continues

Amazon and Microsoft are driving much of the expansion. Companies continued their adoption of cloud computing services at a rapid clip in 2016, with overall growth expected .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 4th, 2017

The first time Microsoft engineers tried to use their own cloud, they failed (MSFT)

Business InsiderMicrosoft is widely considered to be the No. 2 biggest cloud computing company. Its Azure cloud platform is chasing the 800-pound gorilla in the market, Amazon Web Services. Microsoft doesn't transparently report its cloud revenues, partic.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 12th, 2016

Amazon dominates public IaaS and ahead in PaaS; IBM leads in private cloud, says Synergy Research

New third quarter data from Synergy Research Group shows that Amazon Web Services (AWS) still has a 45% share of the worldwide public IaaS market, despite Microsoft and Google having much higher growth rates. Amazon remains more than twice the size of the.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 2nd, 2016

Why Google Is Now Pivotal’s Best Cloud Partner

But Pivotal also runs on Amazon and Microsoft's public clouds. Pivotal Cloud Foundry--a software development platform promising to enable applications to run across all major public and private clouds--is now available on the Google Cloud Platform. Th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 19th, 2016

Vakrangee"s strong play on rural growth

Growing network of Kendras and tie-ups with Amazon, Aramex to fuel growth.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 4th, 2016

Vakrangee: A strong play on rural growth

A robust and growing network of Vakrangee Kendras in rural, under-served areas and tie-ups with Amazon, Aramex to fuel growth.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 3rd, 2016

Server shipments expected to pick up as Internet service providers place orders

With Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Amazon ready to pull in their new datacenter server orders for the second half, sources from the server-related upstream supply chain expect server shipments to enjoy growth in the last half of 2016 and competition bet.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 22nd, 2016

Amazon and Google are admitting that Microsoft may be right about one thing (AMZN, GOOG, MSFT)

AmazonThe Microsoft Azure cloud computing platform may still be a distant second-place contender to Amazon's $10 billion Amazon Web Services juggernaut, but Microsoft has one edge: It can sell to its existing base of large enterprise customers.&.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2016

Twitter launches Apple and Amazon TV apps

Messaging platform seeks user growth through live video push and deal with National Football League.....»»

Category: topSource: ftSep 14th, 2016

A Close Look At Microsoft"s Azure Cloud, Part 1: Cloud Computing

Microsoft launched its cloud platform, Azure, in 2010. Since the launch, the service has posted triple-digit growth, and in the last fiscal year the platform reported a growth rate of 102%. Considering the latest quarterly results, in which the company cl.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 8th, 2016

Dividend Aristocrat Grainger (GWW) Is Down 24% Since February: Buying Opportunity Or Amazon Victim?

Grainger (GWW) has seen its stock price slide by more than 20% since early February, catching the attention of many value-focused dividend growth investors. After all, it’s rare to see such a high quality busines.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk13 hr. 27 min. ago

Amazon to Deploy Hydrogen-Powered Forklifts

Internet retailer has committed to depoloy forklifts powered by hydrogen fuel cells from Plug Power Inc. at some of its fulfillment centers and will work with the Latham, N.Y.-based company to develop new applications for hydrogen fuel systems......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsApr 24th, 2017

Tech earnings; Ivanka Trump meets with Merkel; Trump"s 100th day

1. Tech earnings: On Wednesday and Thursday, a slew of tech companies will release their quarterly earnings reports. Twitter comes on Wednesday, followed by Google, Microsoft and Amazon on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 23rd, 2017