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Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Azure and AWS Focus on Retail, IBM Cloud Signs Vodafone, and More!

  Insights from NRF 2019 The National Retail Federation’s Big Retail Show, the world’s largest retail conference, took place, January 13-15, in New York City. Many major cloud providers such as Microsoft and AWS were in attendance to share their latest plans and services. Liftr Cloud Insights got the inside scoop about the event. Microsoft…

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Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: AWS buys CloudEndure, Alibaba buys Data Artisans, IBM Quantum Computing, and More!

New and Upcoming for Cloud Insights In a blog post for Forbes, Liftr analyst Paul Teich predicts the future of containers for the cloud noting how enterprise development has reached a tipping point. Teich takes a deeper dive on that topic for The Next Platform where he predicts a shift away from legacy virtual machines…

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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 Zhang…

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…

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Cloud Round-Up: AWS New East Coast HQ, Google IoT Core, Amdocs CSP’s Cloud, Microsoft Xiaomi Agreement, iCloud Uses Google Cloud, Cryptojacking, Supreme Court on Cloud

This week on the cloud news round-up on LiftrNews.com, AWS is making splashes in the news this week. AWS has recently announced that the site of their new east coast headquarters will be in built in Northern Virginia. The new building will bring an estimated 1,500 jobs to the region. AWS has also made its…

Tigera, a provider of secure native application connectivity for enterprises, has raised an additional $10 million in funding.

Cloud Round-Up: Tigera Raises $10M in Funding, Cloud Listed as Top Budget Item for Gov’t Agencies, Nokia Opens Collaboration Hubs, SAP Acquires CallidusCloud, Microsoft

  The last week of January proved to be an exciting week in Cloud News. Tigera, a provider of secure native application connectivity for enterprises, has raised an additional $10 million in funding. A recent survey from Gartner of 461 government CIOs revealed that the cloud is the single largest line item on agency budgets for 2018. Nokia…