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It's official: AWS is challenging Microsoft's $10 billion JEDI contract win

https://www.zdnet.com/article/its-official-aws-is-challenging-microsofts-10-billion-jedi-contract-win/

4 days ago

Amazon has filed officially to protest Microsoft's win of the $10 billion U.S. Department of Defense JEDI cloud contract.

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OpenText buys Carbonite for $1.42 billion, builds out portfolio

https://www.zdnet.com/article/opentext-buys-carbonite-for-1-42-billion-builds-out-portfolio/

7 days ago

OpenText is aiming to grow organically and via acquisition as a "cloud consolidator" as it preps a broad cloud platform.

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Microsoft beats Amazon in a $10 billion Defense JEDI contract bid

https://www.zdnet.com/video/microsoft-wins-10-billion-u-s-department-of-defense-jedi-cloud-contract/

2 weeks ago

Throughout much of the bidding process, Amazon was expected by many to be the triumphant bidder.

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Microsoft wins $10 billion U.S. Department of Defense JEDI cloud contract

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-wins-10-billion-u-s-department-of-defense-jedi-cloud-contract/

3 weeks ago

Microsoft has emerged as the winner of the estimated $10 billion DoD JEDI contract, besting favorite Amazon.

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Pendo raises $100 million for $1 billion valuation, eyes international expansion

https://www.zdnet.com/article/pendo-raises-100-million-for-1-billion-valuation-eyes-international-expansion/

a month ago

The company, which tracks customer experiences for software companies and enterprises, is looking to aggressively expand in Europe.

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Google’s $2.6 Billion Looker Deal Under Greater DOJ Review: Report

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/google-s-2-6-billion-looker-deal-under-greater-doj-review-report

a month ago

by Donna Goodison The DOJs antitrust division is conducting a deep review of the proposed tie-up, according to a report, which says investigators have initiated a 'second request' for information from Google and Looker to assess whether the deal will harm competition.

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IT laggards could lose up to $20 billion in revenue over the next 5 years, says Accenture

https://www.zdnet.com/article/it-laggards-could-lose-up-to-20-billion-in-revenue-over-the-next-5-years-says-accenture/

2 months ago

Accenture's leaders see enterprise technologies as a system compared to independent fixes and bet on cloud, AI, big data analytics and IoT.

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Apple TV Plus will be bigger than Netflix, if Apple does a billion things just right

https://www.zdnet.com/article/apple-tv-plus-will-be-bigger-than-netflix-if-apple-does-a-billion-things-just-right/

2 months ago

Thanks to Apple's year-long free trial program, Apple TV Plus has the potential for incredible reach. But can Apple sustain that reach after the year is up? Here's what Apple might be thinking.

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Defense Department, GSA Award $7.6 Billion Office Solutions Contract To General Dynamics Information Technology

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/defense-department-gsa-award-7-6-billion-office-solutions-contract-to-general-dynamics-information-technology

3 months ago

by Kyle Alspach A unit of Dell Technologies and Minburn Technology Group are named as partners on the award, which includes office solutions built on Microsoft Office 365.

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Alibaba Cloud sales up 66% in Q1, hits $4.5 billion annual revenue run rate

https://www.zdnet.com/article/alibaba-cloud-sales-up-66-in-q1-hits-4-5-billion-annual-revenue-run-rate/

3 months ago

Alibaba Cloud turned in another strong quarter as the e-commerce giant showed no slowdown.

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Chrome Web Store has 188k extensions with at least 1.2 billion installs

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/04/chrome-web-store-has-188k-extensions-with-at-least-1-2-billion-installs/

4 months ago

The Chrome Web Store for Chrome extensions hosts more than 188k extensions that have a total installation count of at least 1.23 billion; a scan by Extension Monitor brought additional details to […]

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