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Cloud arms race buys Intel time, massive profits, but indigestion likely

https://www.zdnet.com/article/cloud-arms-race-buys-intel-time-massive-profits-but-indigestion-likely/

23 hrs ago

Cloud service providers are ramping data center capacity and that means Intel is printing enough money to paper over looming challenges.

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Canonical announces high-performance Android services on the cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/canonical-announces-high-performance-android-services-on-the-cloud/

3 days ago

Building on top of Ubuntu on the cloud, Canonical is making it possible to run demanding Android apps from the cloud with the Anbox Cloud.

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Microsoft to launch its first cloud region in Israel in 2021

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-to-launch-its-first-cloud-region-in-israel-in-2021/

3 days ago

Microsoft now has 56 announced cloud regions, as of its latest addition, Israel, which is coming online next year.

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IT Pros Can Now Save Office Configurations in Microsoft's Cloud

http://mcpmag.com/articles/2019/06/06/office-configurations-in-microsoft-cloud.aspx

6 days ago

IT pros will soon be able to save their Office 365 configuration files in Microsoft's cloud datacenters to access later, thanks to a recent update to the Office Customization Tool.

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Microsoft Offers More Details on Azure Arc for Hybrid Cloud, Data Management

http://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/11/05/microsoft-more-details-on-azure-arc.aspx

6 days ago

Microsoft on Tuesday released more information about Azure Arc, the hybrid cloud and infrastructure toolkit it announced during the opening keynote of its Ignite 2019 conference in Orlando, Fla. 11/05/2019

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Ignite 2019 Keynote Recap: Nadella Unveils Azure Arc, Azure Synapse and More Cloud Developments

http://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/11/04/ignite-2019-keynote-recap.aspx

6 days ago

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella described the new boundaries Microsoft is breaking in its Azure cloud. 11/04/2019

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Google Cloud rolls out of bed, slips on suit, draws up premium support, vows to take it SLO to lure enterprises

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/17/google_premium_support_cloud/

a week ago

Meanwhile, AMD snags Intel exec as server chip boss

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Google Cloud Launches Premium Support Offering

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/google-cloud-launches-premium-support-offering

a week ago

by Donna Goodison 'By expanding the offering, increasing features and coverage and adding mission-critical support, Google Cloud is recognizing customers are trusting their most crucial systems to Google and giving them a premium support back line to ensure they continue to run smoothly,' says Aric Bandy, president of Agosto, a Google Premier partner.

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Google launches Cloud Premium Support for enterprise customers

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-launches-cloud-premium-support-for-enterprise-clients/

a week ago

The service will support the “enterprise and mission-critical needs of Google Cloud customers.”

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Telstra expands cloud connectivity to 38 markets with Equinix

https://www.zdnet.com/article/telstra-expands-cloud-connectivity-to-38-markets-with-equinix/

a week ago

The expansion is a bump up from Telstra's existing programmable network that consists of only eight markets.

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Google Cloud Gets No-Code App Development With AppSheet Acquisition

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/google-cloud-gets-no-code-app-development-with-appsheet-acquisition

a week ago

by Donna Goodison 'AppSheet complements Google Clouds strategy to reimagine the application development space with a platform that helps enterprises innovate with no-code development, workflow automation, application integration and API management as they modernize their business processes in the cloud, says Amit Zavery, Google Clouds vice business application platform.

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Equinix to buy bare metal cloud provider Packet

https://www.zdnet.com/article/equinix-to-buy-bare-metal-cloud-provider-packet/

a week ago

Deal is part of Equnix's plans to help enterprises deploy multicloud infrastructures on demand.

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Adobe intros new Experience Cloud features, launches Experience Manager as cloud service

https://www.zdnet.com/article/adobe-intros-new-experience-cloud-features-launches-experience-manager-as-cloud-service/

2 weeks ago

Updates include the new 2.3.4 release of Magento and an Adobe Stock integration with Magento Commerce.

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MariaDB Platform X4 adds cloud-first, columnar storage

https://www.zdnet.com/article/mariadb-platform-x4-adds-cloud-first-columnar-storage/

2 weeks ago

New MariaDB Platform X4 release supports hybrid operational/analytical "smart transactions," standardizes on cloud object storage to do it.

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NRF 2020: Retailers ponder cloud choices, Zebra launches SmartSight, Micro-markets in focus

https://www.zdnet.com/article/nrf-2020-retailers-ponder-cloud-choices-zebra-launches-smartsight-robot-micro-markets-in-focus/

2 weeks ago

A Nutanix survey highlights the moving parts as retailers ponder hybrid cloud choices. Zebra launches SmartSight, and Shekel Brainweigh is using Hitchi sensors for a micro-market called Capsule.

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Informatica doubles down on the cloud data pipeline

https://www.zdnet.com/article/informatica-doubles-down-on-the-cloud-data-pipeline/

2 weeks ago

Informatica’s reengineering of its IPaaS cloud service provides a good example of how cloud-native architecture can transform traditionally monolithic, silo’ed enterprise data and application integration services.

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UK Home Office opens AWS cash firehose even wider with £100m public cloud services deal

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/10/home_office_hands_aws_100m_for_public_cloud_services/

2 weeks ago

Every little helps, right Jeff?

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Wayfair expands Google Cloud deal for hybrid cloud strategy

https://www.zdnet.com/article/wayfair-expands-google-cloud-deal-for-hybrid-cloud-strategy/

2 weeks ago

Ahead of NRF, Google Cloud announced a win with Wayfair to expand its hybrid cloud efforts.

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Archive storage comes to Google Cloud: Will it give AWS and Azure the cold shoulder?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/09/archive_storage_comes_to_google_cloud_how_does_it_compare_to_aws_and_azure/

2 weeks ago

Fast retrieval and 'Bucket lock' security, but not the cheapest for cloud storage

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HP intros new cloud services as part of Engage portfolio

https://www.zdnet.com/article/hp-intros-new-cloud-services-as-part-of-engage-portfolio/

2 weeks ago

The new services aim to reduce manual IT work for retailers and hospitality operators.

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