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Microsoft shoves US govt IT contract where ICE throws kids: Out of sight in a chain-link cage

Outcry over children being separated from parents raises ructions

'No, we are not rewriting Office in JavaScript' and other Microsoft tales

The week's good, bad and weird from Redmond

AWS seeks ‘startup launch’ experience for end-user services

We smell a cloudy challenge to Citrix and VMware – and maybe Microsoft and Google

Google cloud VMs given same IP addresses ... and down they went

Yikes! And the fix is to delete and rebuild the VM.

CIOs planning to snub Oracle for other cloudy vendors – analyst

Drop for Big Red shares as biz prepares to announce Q4 financial results

Would you rather health data or finance data in the cloud?

Hint: health outspends finance outfits two to one, but all vertical IT is heading cloudy. Fast

Cloud-in-a-box? Bo-ring! How about cloud-in-a-tank?

Defence outfit Thales gets Azure Stack to drop and give it twenty for military use

Rackspace starts renting its rack space

Cloudy concern commences colocation capers

UK comms firm Gradwell quits cloud land after 'strategic review'

Bath-based firm offloads fluffy white assets, eyes up VoIP, broadband future

IBM’s cloud adds availability zones

Eighteen of ‘em all around the world. Perhaps this is a sign of Big Blue’s cloud surge?

Google plays cloud catch-up and moves into a place of its own

Don't like sharing? Have your very own spot in the ad-slinger's data centre. For a fee

SAP: It’s all about cloud. Oh and blockchain, let's do that too

Sapphire Now announcements focus on fluffy stuff, tout innovation potential

Most clouds are free to test. VMware's cut its price to $4k/month

Single-host systems with 30-day self-destruct switch should make for an easier on-ramp

Cloudera, MongoD: Still digitally transforming biz. Still losing money

Results are in for open-source data software slingers

Oracle says migrating on-prem ERP to cloud now easier than upgrade

Reveals cloud servers have CPU just for security, migration times cut to five months. Maybe

Microsoft doubles Azure Stack's footprint, embiggens Azure VMs

How to expand a cloud platform without building data centres? Get partners to run 'em

Pentagon: JEDI bids on hold again, but it's still not the cloud contract you're looking for

US Department of Defense insistent on single vendor

AWS outage killed some cloudy servers, recovery time is uncertain

Updated ‘Power event’ blamed, hit subset of kit in US-EAST-1

Cloud is a six-horse race, and three of those have been lapped

New Gartner Supernatural Square has AWS and Azure on top, IBM and Alibaba lagging and Oracle on an offensive

OVH prepares not-discounts to not-match AWS, Azure, et al

As bit barn builds subside, increased quotas and capacity will land at the same price

TalkTalk ups the (dis)satisfaction ante as UK folk wake up to borked email

New approach to dealing with complaints working wonders

Microsoft's Azure green-lit for use by US spies

Government deal clears the way for a run at JEDI

Verizon commits to AWS after buying and selling its own cloud

Can anyone catch the big three (plus Oracle and IBM?)

Pentagon on military data-nomming JEDI cloud mind trick: There can be only one (vendor)

Unless offerings 'become... seamlessly integrated'

We've found it! A cloud-and-AI angle on the royal wedding

Harry and Meghan's guests to be ID'ed in real time by AWS vid-scrapers, pumped into apps

AWS won serverless – now all your software are kinda belong to them

Analysis Devs are lapping up Lambda, and this has already redefined the future of computing

Data centre down: Budget plane-ride mart Ryanair goes all in with AWS

Not just public cloud services for public cloud servicer

Google borg gobbles Israeli cloud migration startup

Alas poor Velostrata! You knew those AWS and Azure workloads well

UK government's cloud spending hits saturation: Love of Microsoft endures

Still making it rain for MS

Intel CEO Brian is a man living on the edge

Comment And what's on Krzanich's mind? Data. Your data. Petabytes of data

Windows app makers told to think different – you're Microsoft 365 developers, now

Build As JavaScript is popped into Excel spreadsheets

JEDI mind tricks: Brakes slammed on Pentagon's multibillion cloud deal

This may not be the vendor you're looking for – explain yourself to get your funding

Adobe, 'hyper personalisation' and your privacy

Adobe Summit End user privacy controls? We'll get back to you on that

The world is becoming a computer, says CEO of worldwide computer company Microsoft

Build At Redmond's 2018 dev conference, it's all Azure and AI

Twitter signs for Google cloud at list price of about $10m a month

Shifts Hadoop clusters and their 300PB of data, not the stuff that lets you tweet

I've got way too much cash, thinks Jeff Bezos. Hmmm, pay more tax? Pay staff more? Nah, let's just go into space

Comment The world needs fewer men like Amazon's CEO

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