Google works on a competitor for Microsoft Teams and Slack
Google is looking to be more dominant in the collaboration and communication space by bringing together Gmail, Google Drive and Hangouts, among others. According to The Information, Google is currently working on one unified app, specifically aimed at companies.
According to The Information, it ... Read more
Google Cloud increases focus on enterprise, without lock-in
Thomas Kurian is the new leader at Google Cloud. As CEO,
he has to take Google Cloud to the next level. The big question is, of course,
what he will do differently than his predecessors, what he has learned at
Oracle and what he will probably do differently or do the same thing. Two things
are imme... Read more
Google Cloud hijacks another top man at Oracle away
Google Cloud has stolen another important employee from Oracle. In doing so, the company continues to take steps to rebuild the management team responsible for its cloud service. This time, Oracle manager Amit Zavery signed up to join Google Cloud.
Thomas Kurian recently left Oracle to join Google C... Read more
Former Oracle leader Thomas Kurian becomes head of Google Cloud
Thomas Kurian, who left Oracle in September, will be the new head of Google Cloud. At his previous employer, he was also responsible for the cloud activities. Kurian succeeds Diane Greene, she announced Friday. She was at the helm of Google Cloud for three years.
Greene will stay on as CEO of Google... Read more
Oracle CEO Thomas Kurian does not come back from leave, but resigns
Thomas Kurian, who is in charge of expanding the company's cloud computing at Oracle, has resigned. Kurian said in September that he was going on extended leave.
An Oracle spokesman said in September that Kurian was expected to return soon. It is unknown why he then decided to take leave. T.K. Anan... Read more
Oracle Summit is in the clinch on cloud strategy
The management of Oracle is messing around. Disagreement between Executive Chairman Larry Ellison and Head of Product Development Thomas Kurian would be the reason for the extended leave of the latter. The top executives do not agree on the cloud strategy that the company should follow.
Last week it... Read more