Yet Another Analyst Believes Microsoft Could Unseat Amazon, Cites ‘Paranoia’ Surrounding AWS

Business Insider is reporting that RBC Capital Markets Managing Director Alex Zukin believes Microsoft could unseat AWS as the dominant cloud player. AWS currently holds a commanding lead in the market, with some 47.8% market share. In spite of that,…

Investors Growing Impatient With IBM’s Cloud Strategy, Want Results

CNN is reporting that investors are growing increasingly restless with IBM’s cloud strategy and are anxious to see results. IBM may be one of the most trusted names in the tech industry, with a history going back decades, but that…

Microsoft Expected To Make Major Cloud Gains At The Expense Of—Everyone

On the heals of a survey showing Microsoft making significant inroads in the cloud industry, Morgan Stanley has even worse news for the company’s competitors, according to Business Insider. In the previous survey by Goldman Sachs—despite AWS taking in the…

Huawei Leaning Heavily Into Cloud And AI

Light Reading is reporting that Huawei is renewing its focus on the cloud and artificial intelligence, establishing it as a fourth business group, alongside the consumer, enterprise and operator business groups. According to Light Reading’s Robert Clark, details are sparse…

Google Cloud And IBM Power Systems Partner To Deliver Hybrid Cloud Approach

Google has announced a partnership with IBM to bring IBM Power Systems to Google Cloud, providing businesses with “a truly hybrid environment.” For many businesses, moving to a cloud-based solution can be difficult, especially if the business relies on legacy…

Google Takes Page From Microsoft’s Playbook, Targets Retail Cloud Market

Google has used the National Retail Federation’s annual conference as a platform to unveil its latest efforts to gain retail cloud customers. Amazon may be the dominant cloud player, but Microsoft and Google are both working to chip away at…

Adobe Brings Adobe Experience Manager To The Cloud

Adobe has been moving its software to the cloud for years, but the company announced it is finally brining one of its last holdouts to the cloud: Adobe Experience Manager. Adobe Experience Manager is a content management system that helps…

DOD Lawyers Trying To Shut Down Oracle’s JEDI Lawsuit

The controversy surrounding the Pentagon’s recent $10 billion JEDI contract seems without end, although the DOD is aiming to end at least part of it by trying to shut down Oracle’s appeal, according to GCN. In the recent bidding process,…

Google Cloud Invites Partners To Accelerate For The First Time Ever

Business Insider is reporting Google Cloud is taking the unprecedented step of inviting partners to its annual Accelerate sales event. The move underscores how important Google’s cloud business is, as it seeks to gain ground against Amazon and Microsoft. Latest…

Cloud Company CloudFlare Acquires Browser Company S2 Systems

BizJournal is reporting that CloudFlare, after recently raising $525 million in its IPO, has purchased S2 Systems. CloudFlare is a web infrastructure and security company and “is one of the world’s largest networks.” The CloudFlare service “protects websites from all…