Google Cloud Platform

Algorithmia raises $10.5M Series A round led by Google’s new AI fund

About a month ago, word spread that Google had quietly launched a new fund for investing into AI companies. Now this fund has made its first (or at least its first public) investment. Led by Google’s VP of engineering for AI, Anna Patterson, this new fund is leading a $10.5 million Series A into …

Startups

Google will stop scanning Gmail messages to target ads

In a move driven by its enterprise business operation, Google said today it will stop scanning messages in its free Gmail service to target ads later …

Google

Google Knocks on Door of Gartner's Cloud Leaders

Google is close but still no cigar when it comes to sharing the realm of the cloud leaders in the Gartner IaaS Magic Quadrant.<p>Microsoft and Amazon …

IaaS

BRIEF-Shoretel to offer SMS APIs through Google cloud platform

Alphabet Inc<p>* Shoretel inc says has become a google cloud platform technology partner Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Cloud Computing

Report: OpenStack Superfan Walmart Tells Partners to Avoid AWS Cloud

Walmart likes multi-cloud just fine, so long as none of those clouds are Amazon.<p>According to a report by the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> on Wednesday, Walmart …

Amazon Web Services

How SAP Can Be Custodian for Enterprise Data in Google Cloud

Arrangement will give enterprises extra third-party assurance over the manner in which Google handles sensitive data in cloud.

Enterprise Tech

Story of a successful migration to Google Cloud Platform

F<i>or people who started their company on a cloud platform since day 1, what you’ll read below will sometimes look obvious or even funny. Anyway, a lot</i> …

Cloud Computing

Google Cloud Platform arrives in Sydney

Google has continued its Cloud Platform Asia-Pacific expansion with its first region in Australia.<p>Sydney has become the latest location to be added …

Google fires up its latest cloud region in Sydney

Google Cloud Platform’s global expansion marched on today with the official launch of its latest region in Sydney, Australia.<p>Users will be able to run workloads in one of three availability zones within the region, which are geographically independent sets of data centers. It’s good news for cloud …

Google Cloud Expands Down Under

The great cloud building boom continues. On Tuesday, Google said its latest cloud data center facility in Sydney, Australia, is now …

Google switches on Sydney cloud region, with a subset of services

Google Cloud Platform's Sydney region is now open for business … but missing lots of services the company's cloud offers elsewhere.<p>The company …

São Paulo

Google Cloud finally comes to Sydney today

Google has finally fired up local availability of its Google Cloud Platform after hyping up its arrival for months.<p>The tech giant will offer three …

MongoDB World: Developers gain more freedom with MongoDB Stitch, MongoDB Atlas

MongoDB unveiled new services designed to not only give developers more freedom for deploying, managing, and scaling MongoDB, but also enable …

Software Development

Hotels.com uplifts big data to get closer to customers

Hotels.com has upgraded its data science operations to Apache Spark running in the cloud to help it become more “algorithmic” in the way it presents …

Big Data

Google Finally Offers Local Cloud Access For Australian Customers

Source: Google<p>It's take a while but Google has finally flicked the switch and turned on local infrastructure. With many businesses either obligated …

Do You Have the Data Agility Your Business Needs?

data is the new battleground. For companies, the situation is clear – their future depends on how quickly and efficiently they can turn data into …

Big Data

Why is PitchBook shifting its infrastructure to microservices? Because speed wins

Customers of PitchBook, a Seattle-based investment guidance company, need up-to-the-second information to make decisions about their money during the …

Cloud Computing

Using Google Cloud Emulators in Integration Tests

This post will be more like a tutorial about how to use Google Datastore emulator and Google Pub/Sub emulator for testing. And how to make it …

DevOps

Gartner puts AWS, Microsoft Azure top of its Magic Quadrant for IaaS

But Google is emerging as a No. 3 option in a hurry. Also note Alibaba Cloud is on the rise.<p>Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure dominate …

Why It Makes Sense for Amazon to Buy Slack

Amazon might be interested in buying Slack Technologies for its popular workgroup chat product—and that possibility is not a huge stretch. On …

Amazon Web Services

Blackberry’s BBM is moving from on-site data centers in Canada to Google Cloud in Asia

BlackBerry’s (once) popular messaging service, BBM, is upping sticks from its existing on-premises data centers in Canada to a new home in the cloud in Asia.<p>As the former mobile phone giant inks licensing deals to keep its hardware brand alive using third-party manufacturers in Asia, the company …

Mobile Technology

With The Public Clouds Of Amazon, Microsoft And Google, Big Data Is The Proverbial Big Deal

With the rise of Internet giants Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft and Google, the pace of technological change in the data center has quickened notably. The sheer number of daily users for each service, and their frequency of use, is generating new data in enormous quantities, driving the phenomenon we …

IaaS

​Cloud Foundry certification launches

Want to master the hottest Platform-as-a-Service cloud around? The Cloud Foundry Certified Developer program is now open.<p>At the Cloud Foundry Summit …

Cloud Foundry

Amazon Still Leads Cloud Rankings, But Competition Is Coming On Strong

When it comes to major cloud providers, there are three top contenders—and then everyone else.<p>That was reflected once again in market research firm …

Amazon Web Services

How Data-driven Marketing and Machine Learning Can Improve Productivity and Customer Experiences

Cloud technology allows marketers to access data more easily and uncover insights more quickly. Alison Wagonfeld, vice president of marketing at …

Machine Learning

GCR.io Tips & Tricks

Google Container Registry is probably the easiest to use container image storage solution out there. I want to share some tips and tricks I found out …

DevOps

Google Cloud lands in Singapore as cloud computing market booms

Google Asia-Pacific headquarters in Singapore. Photo credit: Tech in Asia.Google today launched its first Google Cloud servers in Singapore. This …

South-east Asia

MemSQL’s real-time in-memory data warehouse is now ready for the cloud

Companies that want real-time data for analytics but prefer a cloud native or hybrid cloud infrastructure strategy have a new option from MemSQL.<p>The …

Big Data

Cloud and On-Premises: The Best of Two Worlds

Cloud<p>Sergio Licea - June 13, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>Let’s be honest, when most IT people are questioned about cloud, immediately they would mention either Amazon (AWS) or Microsoft Azure; some may also mention Google Cloud Platform, IBM SoftLayer or even Rackspace. All of them are Public Cloud providers …

Cisco Systems

How to Sign up for Coursera Courses for Free

Coursera is an online education provider that offers online courses, popularly known as “MOOCs” or Massive Open Online Courses, from top universities …

Learning