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The inside story of how Google Cloud is turning its big push to support SAP into a secret weapon to win customers and build momentum in the cloud wars with Amazon and Microsoft

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Last week, Google Cloud announced an expanded partnership with the manufacturer and home appliances company Whirlpool to move its SAP systems to the cloud.
The deal shows Google Cloud's momentum with SAP customers - a vital front in its ongoing battle to unseat dominant cloud platforms Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. Most of the world's largest companies rely on SAP technology as the backbone of their IT infrastructure, which means that proficiency with its technology is a must for any cloud that wants to win big deals.
Ultimately, Google Cloud sees its SAP...
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Insiders think Google's unprecedented deal with UK government has given Boris Johnson the chance to lead the tech policy agenda at the G7 summit

Insiders think Google's unprecedented deal with UK government has given Boris Johnson the chance to lead the tech policy agenda at the G7 summit

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The UK government is attempting to lead the global conversation on technology regulation as it plays host to a crowd of partner nations at the G7 this week, experts say.
Regulating the tech industry has been a major theme at this year's summit, after finance ministers from the US, Canada, the UK, France, Germany, Japan, and India pledged to introduce a new corporate rate of tax on giants like Amazon, Facebook, and Google .
On Friday morning, less than 24 hours after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and US President Joe Biden greeted one another at the annual...
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