Google Expands its Cloud Platform Region in the Netherlands (TechCrunch)

Google announced that it has expanded its recently launched Cloud Platform region in the Netherlands with an additional zone. The investment, which is worth a reported 500 million ... More

IBM Brings its Power9 Servers with Nvidia GPUs to its Cloud (TechCrunch)

IBM is hosing its annual THINK conference to packed halls in Las Vegas this week. Given how important its cloud business has become to its bottom line, it’s no surprise that this... More

Why Your Path to the Cloud Should Mirror the Choice and Flexibility of the Technology Itself (SAP Blog)

Digital technology continues its incredible pace with a seemingly endless number of options coming at us. From bots and blockchain to intelligent apps and analytics, HR organiza... More

Wipro Moves to Accelerate Cloud Services Business with $405 Million Sale (Forbes India)

Wipro has struck a deal to sell its hosted data centre business, which will allow it to accelerate its shift to cloud-based digital services. India’s third-biggest software servi... More

AWS Exploring Learning Management Space (CNBC)

Amazon's cloud business is considering a service for companies to show training content to their employees, according to two people familiar with the plans and job listings. The... More

Amazon, Oracle, Microsoft Jockey for Pentagon’s Cloud Business (DCK)

Having already won two other government cloud contacts, Amazon Web Services is widely perceived as the front-runner for the Defense Department’s cloud award, while companies incl... More

Prime Focus Technologies, Microsoft Partner to Lead the Media, Entertainment Industry to the Cloud (HITS)

Prime Focus Technologies has partnered with Microsoft to further strengthen its flagship CLEARTM Hybrid Cloud-enabled Media ERP Suite. CLEAR handles 1.5 M hours of content, and its... More

Why 2018 is the Year of the Personal Cloud (Forbes)

The cloud continues to evolve in 2018. This year, companies will have higher expectations for the business outcomes from a more intelligent and optimized cloud. We will see advance... More

Five Data Trends That Will Transform Cloud, AI in 2018 (Forbes)

Building an operating system for data is the foundation needed for any industry today. These could range from a health care organization crafting a strategy to comply with General ... More

Amazon Web Services Powers Cloud Storage for Datix (HITS)

Looking to match its industry-leading patient safety software solution with a leader in cloud storage solutions, Datix has selected Amazon Web Services (AWS) as its provider of clo... More

Microsoft to Offer Governments Local Version of Azure Cloud Service (Reuters)

The pairing of Azure Stack, Microsoft’s localized cloud product, and Azure Government, the government-tailored version of Microsoft’s cloud, comes as competition against Amazon... More

Spotify Relying More on Google’s Cloud Even as the Companies Compete in Music Streaming (CNBC)

Spotify, which is already heavily reliant on Google's public cloud infrastructure, said on Wednesday that it plans to go deeper, eventually moving remaining computing and storage w... More

Box CEO: Company Sees Strong Initial Demand for Relay, GxP Validation (HITS)

Box is seeing strong initial demand for its recently-launched Box Relay and Box GxP Validation solutions as the company readies the launch of its Box Skills artificial intelligence... More

Entertainment, Construction Industries Leading the Future of Cloud (Forbes)

Dan Cordingley, CEO, Teradici - "There is no turning back on cloud adoption -- the consumption of cloud services is now standard practice for many companies. In fact, cloud computi... More

Dropbox Announces Full Google Cloud Integration (ITProPortal)

Dropbox announced a new partnership with Google that will see it integrate its own service with that of Google Cloud. With this partnership, users will be able to create, open ... More

Microsoft Launches Solution To Extend StorSimple Data to Azure (Redmond Channel Partner)

Microsoft this week announced the "general availability" of StorSimple Data Manager, a solution that converts data stored by StorSimple into a format that can be used with various ... More

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd on How a Tech Giant Can Stay Nimble and Bet Big on Future Trends (Forbes)

Audio: There's an old saying in Silicon Valley that shaking up a giant technology company is like fixing a jet engine while you're in midair. Oracle CEO Mark Hurd is in the middle ... More

Google Cloud Platform Updates Simplify VM Management (eWeek)

Google's Compute Engine cloud platform unit has introduced new management features that the company says makes it easier for enterprises to create, clone and manage VMs. One of... More

AWS’ Serverless Application Repository Compounds its Early Advantage (VentureBeat)

Amazon Web Services gave its customers an easier way to get started with serverless applications today. The cloud provider launched its Serverless Application Repository out of bet... More

Dell EMC’s Matthew Trotter: Cloud Technology Has Created a Power Shift Inside Small Businesses (betakit)

"When virtualization and cloud technology started getting big around 2006 to 2008, the struggles shifted. Before then, small businesses had the issue of capital outlay for technolo... More