The Cloud Wars

February 20, 2020

Category: Global Cloud

Behold: An epic struggle between archrivals; a vengeful world leader; global military dominance; vast oceans of thinking machines; billions at stake and not least – Jedi’s! Is there another Star Wars episode coming out? Nope, it’s just the feds trying […]

Cloud innovation in real estate: Apleona and IBM rely on new technologies

February 12, 2020

Category: Cloud Clients

Digitization does not stop at the proverbial concrete gold — real estate. In fact, the real estate industry is on the move. Companies are realizing the benefits of digital transformation and are capitalizing on the power of new technologies such […]

Reaching cloud nine: how to stop the high cost of cloud sprawl

February 7, 2020

Category: Global Cloud

The answer to the question of why cloud computing is so popular could be that it comprises myriad benefits. These include agility, collaboration and productivity, along with the flexibility to create new cloud environments on an ad-hoc basis whenever they’re […]

Global Cloud

Amazon and commercial open source in the cloud: It’s complicated

February 18, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Like many platform operators, Amazon has a love-hate relationship with those hosted on its platform. This is particularly true for open-source software creators, who see their products on offer on Amazon’s cloud on terms they are not happy with. It’s […]

Global Cloud

Google Cloud cuts jobs in restructure, despite growth

February 17, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Earlier this month Google announced that Google Cloud had hit a $10bn annual revenue run rate, but the company on Friday admitted it is cutting its headcount in the enterprise unit as part of a restructure. The restructuring effort will […]

Global Cloud

Alibaba Cloud revenue reaches $1.5B for the quarter on 62% growth rate

February 14, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

Alibaba issued its latest earnings report yesterday, and as part of that the Chinese eCommerce giant reported that cloud revenue grew 62% to $1.5 billion U.S., crossing the RMB10 billion revenue threshold for the first time. Alibaba also announced that […]