Atos buys Syntel
Published in Cloud
23 July 2018

Atos buys Syntel


Cloudy future

French technology services company Atos is to acquire Syntel in an all-cash transaction valued at about $3.57 billion, including net debt, the companies said.

Microsoft doing well thanks to cloud
Published in Cloud


The future is cloudy

Microsoft posted quarterly profit and revenue that beat analysts’ estimates, as more businesses signed up for its Azure cloud computing services and Office 365 productivity suite.

Alphabet brings balloon internet to Kenya
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Loony Tunes? We don't think so

A division of Alphabet – Google's parent company – has struck a deal with Telkom Kenya to bring the internet to people of the country.

Google missed blockchain
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We really didn't see that one coming

Google founder Sergey Brin has admitted that his outfit missed out on being at the front of blockchain technology.

Google Cloud threatened to shut down a business in three days
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Self-sabotage on the cloud 

Any thoughts that Google Cloud might be taken seriously by business have been seriously damaged after a developer complained about how the outfit shut down a wind turbine project automatically twice due to retarded customer service.