On Thursday, Google Cloud announced it reached an annual revenue run rate of over $US8 billion. AlphabetCFO Ruth Porat says Google Cloud is the company’s third largest driver of revenue growth. Google Cloud also plans to triple its salesforce over the next few years, the company said. Visit Business Insider’s […]
Google announced on Tuesday that it was set to acquire the cloud storage company Elastifile for an undisclosed amount. Elastifile focuses on file storage for enterprise applications in the cloud. News of the deal comes one month after Google Cloud announced it would acquire the data analytics company Looker for […]
Alphabet’s cybersecurity business, Chronicle, is being absorbed into Google and will join forces the company’s Cloud division. The move makes strategic sense for Google Cloud – which under the leadership of Oracle veteran, Thomas Kurian – has been bulking up its team as of late, most recently acquiring the data […]
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 CEO Thomas Kurian told The Wall Street Journal that he planned to borrow some strategies from Oracle to help the search giant catch up to its peers Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure in the cloud wars. Kurian said Google Cloud would work on serving specific markets, expand […]
Google will raise prices on G Suite – the company’s productivity suite – for the first time ever, according to a corporate blog post on Wednesday. Starting on April 2nd, The cost of G Suite Basic will increase from $US5 to $US6 per user per month, and the cost of […]
Google will replace Diane Greene as the CEO of its cloud business in January. Thomas Kurian, a former Oracle executive, will replace Greene as the head of Google Cloud. Greene has drawn criticism as Google has struggled to keep up with Amazon and Microsoft in the cloud-computing market. Diane Greene […]
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