A slew of industry experts say Amazon is prepping to take on FedEx and UPS. Amazon says its network is used only to move goods in-house to manage its quickly rising shipping costs. But its network of ocean freight containers, trailers, fulfillment centers, cargo planes, and more is so large that not even Amazon could fill it, analysts say. Amazon’s moves in … [Read more...] about Amazon took over the $176 billion market for cloud computing. Now it’s using the same playbook in logistics.
Difference between cloud computing and web services
Cloud-computing companies have a message for skittish investors: demand is still booming. Earnings reports from the biggest providers of internet-based computing services -- Amazon.com Inc., Microsoft Corp., and Alphabet Inc.'s Google -- showed that these companies are grabbing a larger share of business technology spending, defying warnings from some of their suppliers that a … [Read more...] about Cloud-computing giants keep growing despite slowdown fears
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Vodafone is teaming up with IBM to offer businesses a way to link different cloud computing systems to support the next wave of digital advances, such as machine learning, on super-fast fifth-generation telecoms networks. FILE PHOTO: Logos of 5G technology and telecommunications company Vodafone are pictured at the 5G Mobility Lab of Vodafone in … [Read more...] about In 5G play, Vodafone and IBM link up cloud systems for business
We’re often asked in our daily lives what kind of work we do. If we were truthful, many of us would say that we spend much of our time in meetings. A recent eShare survey of 1,000 UK office workers found that an average employee spends 10 hours and 42 minutes each week preparing for and attending 4.4 meetings. With this amount of time and … [Read more...] about Enhancing collaboration with webinars and web conferencing
Sometimes it’s good to be late. That’s the argument we’ve heard from quite a few technology companies that are tardy to a particular market. They claim that their “lateness” isn’t really a detriment, but actually a positive attribute to their offering. That’s certainly the case that Oracle is making when it comes to their cloud … [Read more...] about Opinion: Oracle wants to make a case as cloud computing provider