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Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Google Cloud Unveils Anthos, Microsoft Doubles UK Region, and More!

Google Cloud Unveils Anthos   Last week Google Cloud held its annual Cloud Next conference in San Francisco where the company unveiled several new announcements. Among those announcements was the new name of their Google Cloud Services Platform, Anthos, which allows enterprises to run applications in their private data center and in Google Cloud.     The…

AWS on Monday unveiled a new cloud computing service designed specifically for the CIA and other U.S. intelligence agencies.

Amazon Web Services Launches New Secret Cloud Region for U.S. Intelligence Agencies

Amazon Web Services on Monday unveiled a new cloud computing service designed specifically for the CIA and other U.S. intelligence agencies to host secret classified data. The AWS Secret Region is the company’s latest offering to attract U.S. government customers in a still-expanding federal cloud sector with billions of dollars of contracts at play. Amazon…

Rubrik has tapped former Google Cloud executive Bertrand Yansouni as its new vice president of worldwide channels. Rackspace says it’s the cloud computing industry’s first pay-as-you-go pricing model for a private cloud offering. New data from Synergy Research Group concludes it is becoming hard for global cloud providers not established as leaders to win market share.

Rackspace and HPE Partner to Combine pay-as-you-go Public Cloud Model with Private Cloud Dedicated Infrastructure

Rackspace has partnered with Hewlett Packard Enterprises on a new managed service for enterprises that combines the pay-as-you-go pricing model used in public clouds with the single-tenant environment of a private cloud. The service, called OpenStack Private Cloud, will be generally available starting Nov. 28, Rackspace said in a blog post this week. Under the…