Week at a Glance - Cloud Computing #56
AWS to launch data centers in United Arab Emirates
AWS air is expanding its presence in the Middle East, with three new data centers based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). They will go live in the first half of 2022 and expand the company’s presence in the region, which is currently limited to Bahrain, the company announced Wednesday. AWS currently has 80 such centers around the world.
15 Azure announcements from Microsoft Build 2021
The three-day Microsoft Build 2021 developers conference started virtually today with the No. 2 cloud provider introducing a slew of updates to its Azure cloud computing capabilities. Azure announcements ranged from artificial intelligence (AI) features, to app services running on Kubernetes clusters with Azure Arc, to Azure Cosmos DB enhancements.
Google Cloud Launches Three New Services to Empower Customers with Unified Data Cloud Strategy
The company announced three new solutions across their database and data analytics portfolio to provide organizations with a unified data platform. New data cloud technologies provide an intelligent fabric across data lakes, data warehouses, and databases providing real-time insights powered by machine learning
Oracle launches Arm-based cloud computing service using Ampere chips
Oracle Corp launched a cloud computing service powered by data center chips from Ampere Computing based on technology from Arm Ltd, the second major cloud company to offer an Arm-based service after Amazon.com's (AMZN.O) Amazon Web Services.