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Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Alibaba Focuses on Cloud, Diane Green Leaves Google, Insights from AWS re:Invent, and More!

  Alibaba Focuses on Cloud Daniel Zhang, Alibaba Group’s chief executive, announced last week that the company will be restructuring its Tmall e-commerce business and upgrading its Alibaba Cloud business unit as the cloud becomes more important strategically. The restructure arrives after Alibaba’s record-breaking sales of $30.8 billion during Singles Day late last month and is the first restructure under…

Cloud Round-Up: Microsoft Azure Targets Healthcare, Dropbox Ditches Public Cloud, AWS Outage Affects Alexa, Google Hangouts Chat.

Cloud Round-Up: Microsoft Azure Targets Healthcare, Dropbox Ditches Public Cloud, AWS Outage Affects Alexa, Google Hangouts Chat

On this week’s Cloud News Round-Up on LiftrNews.com, Microsoft wants Azure to be the platform of choice for healthcare companies coming to the cloud. File storage and sync company Dropbox has spent the last two years building its own infrastructure to store client data for its 11 million users. Dropbox’s primary cloud provider, is still…