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AWS Joins Google Cloud In Removing Egress Costs

Forrester IT

Last week, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced plans to remove egress fees when migrating data to another cloud provider or on-premises. This announcement follows Google Cloud’s (GC’s) plans of ridding its egress fees, announced in January (leaving Microsoft Azure as the last major cloud provider without a zero egress fee policy).

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Former Amazon Web Services data center leader Chris Vonderhaar joins Google Cloud

GeekWire

Chris Vonderhaar, former Amazon Web Services data center leader, will serve as Google Cloud’s vice president of demand and supply management. LinkedIn Photo) Chris Vonderhaar, a longtime Amazon Web Services executive who left the company this spring, has joined AWS rival Google Cloud.

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Amazon Web Services vs Google Cloud: Compare top cloud migration tools

Tech Republic

Stuck with making a choice between the AWS and Google Cloud migration tools? The post Amazon Web Services vs Google Cloud: Compare top cloud migration tools appeared first on TechRepublic. Here is a round-up of both platforms and factors that should inform your decision.

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Google enters custom CPU arena with Arm-based Axion processor

TechSpot

During the Cloud Next event held in Las Vegas, Google unveiled its much-rumored custom CPU. Google Axion is the company's first Arm-based processor specifically designed for data center applications, which is set to bring "industry-leading" performance to cloud customers and web services later this year.

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Amazon Web Services cuts hundreds of jobs in sales, training, and physical stores tech group

GeekWire

GeekWire File Photo / Todd Bishop) Amazon Web Services will cut several hundred jobs in its Sales, Marketing, and Global Services organization, and a few hundred jobs on its Physical Stores Technology team, executives in the tech giant’s cloud computing division informed employees Wednesday morning in internal emails.

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Adam Selipsky, the exit interview: Amazon Web Services CEO on AI, competition, and the future

GeekWire

” — outgoing Amazon Web Services CEO Adam Selipsky. GeekWire File Photo / Todd Bishop) Adam Selipsky spoke with GeekWire this week at Amazon Web Services headquarters in Seattle in an interview prior to his departure as AWS CEO. Microsoft and Google are going to be all over this space. ” In 2005.

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Tech Moves: OpenAI hires former Amazon Web Services leader to lead new Tokyo office

GeekWire

LinkedIn Photo) Tadao Nagasaki , a longtime tech exec who led Japan-related operations for Amazon Web Services and F5, is joining OpenAI to head up the company’s new hub in Tokyo, its first office in Asia. ” Before helping launch Fixie, Welsh was an engineering leader at Apple, Google, Xnor.ai, and OctoML.