Microsoft and SAP have agreed to sell and use each other's cloud products in the latest challenge to Amazon's market dominance.

Microsoft Signs SAP as Cloud Partner in Latest Challenge to Amazon’s Cloud Dominance

Microsoft has fortified a partnership with SAP SE to expand the use of each other’s cloud products in its latest effort to chip away at Amazon’s market share dominance in the public cloud. The two business software giants said they will deploy each other’s cloud solutions internally, and provide joint support services for customers. Microsoft…

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…

AWS's expansion to the Middle East, Microsoft adds capacity to data centers, Public cloud adoption is still hampered by security concerns.

Cloud Round-Up: AWS expands to Middle East, Microsoft adds capacity and recent cyber attacks

  This week’s Cloud News Round-Up features AWS’s expansion to the Middle East, Microsoft adds capacity to all of it’s data centers, Public cloud adoption is still hampered by security concerns, Deloitte takes on a cyber attack, the upcoming Oracle World Conference is on the horizon and more! This week’s hosts are Shaylee Webb and…