Google Cloud enhances medical image analysis with AI
Google Cloud introduced the Medical Imaging Suite. The solution aims to help doctors interpret medical images through AI.
According to the cloud giant, medical images account for a large portion of the data generated in the healthcare industry. Analyzing medical imagery can be time-consuming, as... Read more
Google Cloud optimizes Xeon Scalable VM workloads for free
Google Cloud and Intel launched the Intel Software Center of Excellence. The free service helps customers optimize workloads for Intel Xeon Scalable-based virtual machines in Google Cloud environments.
The Intel Software Center of Excellence was launched as a pilot in 2021. Meanwhile, the free ... Read more
Google launches Workforce Identity Federation and updates GKE Autopilot
Google Cloud recently introduced new security and management capabilities for its public cloud environment. In addition to the launch of the new Workforce Identity Federation service, the tech giant updated GKE Autopilot, a tool that automates container infrastructure management.
The new functi... Read more
‘Microsoft, Google, and AWS own 72 percent of European cloud spending’
A report by Synergy Research Group indicates that six US giants are ruling the European cloud market. Nearly three-quarters of customers' spending is owned by Google, Microsoft and AWS.
Synergy's numbers highlight that the European cloud market is almost five times as prominent as it was in 2017... Read more
Google announces plans to build its first cloud region in Greece
Alphabet's Google announced its first cloud region in Greece, bolstering the country's aspirations to become a cloud computing powerhouse. According to Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, the agreement is expected to add €2.2 billion ($2.13 billion) to Greece's economy and generate 20,000 jobs by... Read more
Google Cloud speeds up applications with startup CPU boost
Google Cloud launched 'startup CPU boost' to optimize application performance. Applications should run faster by improving startup times.
With the new functionality, the cloud giant performs computations with less latency. Applications speed up as a result. The functionality is part of the Googl... Read more
Google Cloud launches analytics and security updates
Google Cloud introduced additional analytics capabilities for BigQuery. In addition, the public cloud platform is getting new security functionality.
Most of the analytics updates focus on BigQuery, a managed data warehouse. The newly-introduced Analytics Hub makes it easier for BigQuery users t... Read more
UK telco regulator announces probe into the cloud services market
Ofcom, the UK's national telecom regulator, announced a probe into the competition in the cloud services market, a segment dominated by hyperscalers like AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud.
Ofcom announced that it would investigate additional digital marketplaces within the next year, coverin... Read more
Google Anthos now allows VMs to run alongside containers
Google Anthos now allows virtual machines (VMs) to run alongside containers. The update allows users to deliver consistent VM and container services on a single, unified public cloud-connected platform.
Kubernetes-based declarative configuration and policies allow VMs to run alongside containers... Read more
Google launches cloud database innovations
Google Cloud launched updates for its cloud-based database environments, including a free trial for Cloud Spanner and a new DataStream for BigQuery service.
The tech giant designed the updates for cloud-based databases that, according to Google, have reached a 'tipping point'. The oganization cl... Read more