Tag: Google

Cloud Computing

AWS leads across all geographies in public cloud – with Alibaba second in APAC

June 22, 2018


Amazon Web Services (AWS) has total geographic dominance in public cloud – but while Microsoft and Google secure second and third place through most of the globe, Alibaba is a clear second in APAC. This is the key finding from […]

Cloud Computing

Google Cloud launches sole-tenant nodes for improved compliance and utilisation

June 8, 2018


Google Cloud has announced the launch of sole-tenant nodes on Google Compute Engine – helping customers in various industries around compliance in the process. The new service, which is currently in beta availability, gives customers ownership of all VMs, hypervisor […]

Challenges, Trends

Google, Facebook hit with serious GDPR complaints: Others will be soon

May 25, 2018

Via: ZDNet

With the introduction of the European Union’s blockbuster new privacy regime, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), it took no time at all for privacy activists to lodge serious complaints about the behavior of Google and Facebook — and they’re […]

Innovations, Trends

Google adds new enterprise networking, security features to Kubernetes Engine 1.10

May 21, 2018

Via: TechRepublic

On Monday, Google announced the general availability of Kubernetes Engine 1.10, with a host of new enterprise-grade features for improved security, logging, and monitoring. The open source Google Kubernetes Engine, launched in 2014, quickly became “the Linux of the cloud,” […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations, Trends

Google aims to simplify its cloud storage with One plan

May 15, 2018


Google’s focus on the enterprise side of cloud has been strong in recent months – but it has by no means neglected the consumer arena either with a new storage plan and price cuts to match. The company has announced […]

Cloud Computing, Vendors & Products

Google Cloud aims squarely at enterprise with Velostrata acquisition

May 14, 2018


Google is set to acquire enterprise cloud migration provider Velostrata, citing the Israel-based company’s ‘technical strength’ as key alongside potential capabilities for their customers around advanced data analytics and machine learning. Velostrata’s primary goal is to speed up enterprise’s cloud […]

Challenges, Cloud Computing, Trends

Nutanix’s Amazon Cloud Killer Delayed by Engineering Issues

April 30, 2018

Via: SQL Server Pro

Nutanix Inc. planned to release a public cloud offering to rival market leader Amazon Web Services in the second half of 2018. But engineering challenges have put the launch timing in doubt. Chief Executive Officer Dheeraj Pandey has found that […]

Innovations, Trends

Gmail redesign: Google overhauls G Suite with more AI, less clutter

April 25, 2018

Via: ZDNet

Google is giving its G Suite a design overhaul with security, collaboration and artificial intelligence enhancements. These additions are designed to make G Suite more collaborative and address enterprise security needs. The overhaul also better integrates various G Suite apps. […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations, Trends

Google announces several new GCP security features

April 20, 2018

Via: TechGenix

Google recently introduced a new set of tools aimed at improving security within the Google Cloud Platform. There are several new features and products available. Here’s an overview of the new GCP security features. VPC Service Controls Google’s new VPC […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations, Trends

Google achieves 100% renewable energy target – becoming first public cloud to do so

April 10, 2018


Google has touted itself as the first public cloud provider to run all its clouds on renewable energy. The company, which says it is the largest corporate purchaser of renewable energy in the world – almost three times as much […]