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Apple reportedly signed a $1.5 billion, 5-year deal with Amazon’s cloud

Apple signed a $US1.5 billion, five-year deal with Amazon Web Services, the retailer’s market-leading cloud platform, according to a new report from CNBC. The iPhone maker now reportedly spends over $US30 million a month on AWS, on average, up over 10% from the same period last year. It reportedly spent […]
Apple reportedly signed a $1.5 billion, 5-year deal with Amazon’s cloud
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Google Cloud is taking on Amazon by moving into retail, and it’s a first step in new CEO Thomas Kurian’s master plan

On Wednesday at its annual Google Cloud Next conference, Google announced Google Cloud for Retail, a cloud platform designed to help retailers with hosting, inventory management, search, and product recommendation. Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian said he wanted to focus on targeting specific verticals, like retail, finance, and healthcare. Google […]
Google Cloud is taking on Amazon by moving into retail, and it’s a first step in new CEO Thomas Kurian’s master plan
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Google’s new cloud boss just made his first acquisition

Google Cloud announced Tuesday that it would acquire the Israeli startup Alooma, an “enterprise data pipeline” platform. With Alooma, Google Cloud plans to help customers migrate data to its cloud and to expand its footprint in Israel. Google Cloud’s new CEO, Thomas Kurian, has said he wants to attract more […]
Google’s new cloud boss just made his first acquisition
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DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Google targets hospital interoperability — Lyft, Allscripts partner for medical transport — Samsung Health gets diabetes program

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DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Google targets hospital interoperability  —  Lyft, Allscripts partner for medical transport  —  Samsung Health gets diabetes program