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Microsoft beats Amazon to Win DoD’s $10B Contract

AZURE MAKES IT TO THE MILITARY ZONE At long last, DoD’s (US Department of Defense) controversial $10 billion JEDI cloud contract has just been awarded to Microsoft over Amazon. The Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) cloud deal is expected to…

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Amazon to Build $800M Data Center in Argentina

ARGENTINA WINS CHILE WITH TAX INCENTIVES AWS, the cloud services arm of Amazon is planning to invest $800 million in Argentina for the construction of a regional data center. The new 10-year project has been an investment proposal for South…

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Israel Prepares Tender for Massive Cloud Data Center

AMAZON SEEM TO BE INTERESTED The government of Israel has taken a further step in its plans to develop a major regional cloud facility and this project is already attracting the world’s cloud giants. Under Israel’s Finance ministry, the Government…

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AWS joins Microsoft in the Middle East Bahrain

AWS OPENS FIRST M.E. REGION IN BAHRAIN The cloud giant AWS (Amazon Web Services) has just opened its first Middle Eastern region in Bahrain, following rival Microsoft. About a month ago, Microsoft outran AWS and Google Cloud to open its…

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AWS Launches Its First Satellites Ground Stations

AWS New Ground Stations Amazon Web Services (AWS) has just launched its first two Ground Stations in Ohio and Oregon, providing Satellite connectivity as a service. AWS Ground Station is a fully managed service that lets users control satellite communications,…

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Microsoft and Amazon now left in the JEDI Contract Tussle

Microsoft Or Amazon For JEDI Contract Microsoft Corp. and Amazon are now the only standing competitors for the Pentagon JEDI (Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure) $10 billion contract, after the elimination of other giants which includes IBM and Oracle. It was…

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AWS to open edge location in Colombia

AWS Edge Location in Colombia Amazon web services announced at the just concluded Bogota summit that the company intends to open an edge location by the end of this year in Bogota, Colombia. This announcement was made by Jeffery Kratz,…

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AWS Adopts NVIDIA T4 Data-Center Chips for the First Time

Amazon Adopts Nvidia T4 Nvidia announced on Monday, that the Cloud leader, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has; for the first time, signed on with the company to use the new Nvidia’s Data-Center Chips or GPU on its cloud. This announcement…

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Microsoft Former CEO Signs Cloud Deal with Rival AWS

Clippers Courtvision to run on Amazon The former CEO and one of the current largest shareholder of Microsoft – Steve Ballmer, just signed a cloud deal with rival Amazon Cloud Services for The Los Angeles Clippers which he solely owns.…

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Locals Oppose Amazon Headquarter Project in New York

New York Locals oppose amazon Local opposition, dominated by the representative of Bronx and some parts of Queens – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, could push Amazon to reconsider its plans to setup its new headquarters in the Long Island City of New…

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