Alphabet has now opened up its Google Assistant to third-party developers via tools known as Actions on Google, which will allow developers to create 'conversation actions' and 'direct actions' that can leverage Google Assistant's artificial intelligence capabilities.The purpose of these...
Over the past several months that I’ve been covering the cloud industry - the segment leaders, what they do and how much money they make out of it - I’ve realized that a lot of people aren’t aware of...
You may have come across several articles in the past about how Amazon is trying to achieve global domination. The way the company has gone about its business, disrupting the retail industry in United States, swiftly moving into all...
Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, in which the research firm groups competing players based on their vision and ability to execute, shows Amazon and Microsoft way ahead of the pack, with Google slowly inching ahead.Source: ZDNetWhen...
Using the power of cloud computing and Twitch, Amazon Games Studio is looking to create a brand new games world. As exciting as this sounds, the best part is that the newly formed division will be headed by none...
The growth of Office 365 has completely changed the fortunes of Microsoft. Everyone knows that Office 365 adoption has been increasing, but nobody knows exactly how much money Microsoft is making from Office, except of the percentage growth figure...
Every now and then there will be a path-breaking innovation that changes the course of our lives. In 2007, it was smartphones, and it completely upended our Internet usage habits, eventually pushing personal computers to the background.But that was...
As 2016 draws to a close, this would be the right time to take a closer look at the cloud industry’s growth, the impact on specific companies and how the landscape has evolved in the last eight quarters. Let’s...
Yesterday, chipmaker NVIDIA launched Volta, said to be the world's most powerful GPU computing architecture intended to cater to the needs of the artificial intelligence and deep learning markets. It also announced the first processor based on Volta architecture,...
The growth of Office 365 has been no less than stunning for Microsoft. Commercial revenue growth of Office 365, when you exclude currency fluctuation, has been topping 50% for the last several quarters, and it doesn’t seem ready to...
IBM Cloud seems to be on a roll acquiring cloud customers, its latest client acquisition being American Airlines, which inked a deal with the tech major to host some of its enterprise applications on IBM's cloud infrastructure, as well...
Amazon will be reporting its fourth quarter earnings on Thursday, February 2, 2017, after the market close. Our cloud eyes will be firmly fixed on how much revenue Amazon Web Services - the most profitable unit of Amazon -...
What is Cloud Adoption? Cloud Adoption is a strategic move by organizations of reducing cost, mitigating risk and achieving scalability of data base capabilities.From the results of a recent survey of 388 senior enterprise decision-makers, Cloudhealth Technologies reveals several insights...
One of the biggest hurdles when it comes to transitioning to a cloud computing environment is: “What do we do with the existing on-premise infrastructure?”In many cases, companies will have already made significant investments in building their own infrastructure,...
Gartner, the world’s leading market research company, has forecasted worldwide public cloud services market to grow 18 percent in 2017 to touch $246.8 billion. If you have been following the cloud industry, you might think that’s slow, but the...