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Another Amazon Win: Two-Thirds of the Cloud

Amazon.com has about two-thirds of the cloud computing industry, according to recent research, a number that will show up in its earnings......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 13th, 2018

Chinese tech companies plan to steal American cloud firms’ thunder

WHICH of the world’s tech giants boasts the fastest-growing computing cloud? Many would guess either Amazon or Google, which operate the world’s largest networks of data centres, but the correct answer is Alibaba. In 2016 the cloud-computing bu.....»»

Category: topSource: economistJan 18th, 2018

D.C. region makes the short list for Amazon"s HQ2

Greater Washington has made the short list for Amazon.com Inc.'s second headquarters, known as HQ2, the Seattle-based e-commerce and cloud computing firm disclosed Thursday. Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) named the District, Northern Virginia and Montgome.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2018

Google"s laying undersea cables to fight Microsoft and Amazon in the cloud

Alphabet's Google is commissioning three new submarine cables in hopes of speeding up Internet service across the globe and competing more aggressively against cloud providers Amazon.com and Microsoft Corp. The company has four submarine cables o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2018

Google laying 3 new underwater cables to speed up the Internet

Alphabet's Google is commissioning three new submarine cables in hopes of speeding up Internet service across the globe and competing more aggressively against cloud providers Amazon.com and Microsoft Corp. The company has four submarine cables o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2018

Google Heads Underwater to Boost Its Cloud Business

Google is expanding its sprawling network of undersea cables to plug into new regions around the world, in a bid to speed up its cloud-computing business and catch up to rivals Microsoft Corp. and Amazon.com Inc......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 16th, 2018

Amazon wins discount from power utility to expand data center network

Amazon.com Inc. will get discounted electricity rates from American Electric Power Co. Inc. as it expands from three to 15 Central Ohio data centers for its cloud-computing services. The discount's size, plus Amazon's construction cost and timetable.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

Amazon has quietly released a game-changer for its cloud: Linux software that runs on corporate servers (AMZN, RHT)

Reuters Amazon last month quietly started offering enterprise customers its own version of Linux called Linux 2. Customers can run Linux 2 in Amazon's cloud or on their own in-house servers. It marks the first major effort by Amazon to offer software.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2018

Amazon devised this tool to keep managers on their toes in meetings

As the Amazon.com Inc. cloud team expands, Amazon Web Services has turned to a simple tool to ensure managers are prepared to present during their weekly two-hour meeting. Managers outside of Amazon who have looked to the fast-growing tech company fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2017

Amazon Is Shuttering Its Music Storage Service

Time is running out. If you’re using Amazon Music Storage to keep your digital music stored in the cloud for playing on a variety of d.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 21st, 2017

Amazon rules the public cloud, but Google, Microsoft, Alibaba are growing faster

As every tech company under the sun seeks to make a play for the cloud, only a handful of companies account for more than 80% of public cloud service revenue, though the competitive landscape is shifting......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2017

Alibaba Cloud to enter India, to take on Amazon, Google and Microsoft

The company sets up local data centre with the lure of a strong presence in Southeast Asia and West Asia.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 20th, 2017

Alteryx S3 leak leaves 120m American households exposed - ZDNet

ZDNetAlteryx S3 leak leaves 120m American households exposedZDNetAn Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 cloud storage bucket containing information from dat.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 19th, 2017

GOLDMAN SACHS: 4 big tech companies will own 65% of the cloud market (AMZN, MSFT, GOOGL, BABA)

Amazon Amazon, Microsoft, Google, and Alibaba will hold the lion's share of the cloud market, according to Goldman Sachs analyst Heather Bellini. She sees massive consolidation in the cloud market with companies that are highly differentiated and can i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

IT companies press Pentagon to pick more than one winner in cloud competition

Concerns come as Amazon looks to make inroads in the government market......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 10th, 2017

IT companies press Pentagon to pick more than one winner in cloud competition

Industry concerns grew after the Pentagon published a document justifying a sole-source award to Amazon Web Services for an Air Force cloud contract......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 10th, 2017

3 Players Fast Catching Up with Amazon in the Cloud Race

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Category: dealsSource: nytDec 8th, 2017

Amazon cloud gets nod to service govt customers

AWS became the first global CSP to be compliant with specifications laid down by Meity for quality, security and availability.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 7th, 2017

Amazon Web Services chosen to deliver Cloud services for govt customers

Govt organisations and state-run banks can now increase agility and speed innovation with AWS's "pay-as-you-go" Cloud services.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 7th, 2017

Microsoft sees Alibaba as third rival in Indian cloud market

Microsoft has recently picked up stakes in Indian e-commerce major Flipkart to help it take on Amazon.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 6th, 2017

Amazon"s new security camera, Cloud Cam, shows us how much Amazon wants to win the smart home race

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 5th, 2017