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Microsoft Amazon Pentagon cloud computing contract

Microsoft beats Amazon for Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud computing con...

10 October, 2019 3:24 pm 3:24 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp has won the Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud computing contract, the Defense Department said on Friday, beating out favorite Amazon.com Inc. The contracting process had long been mired in conflict of interest allegations, even drawing the attention of President Donald Trump, who has publicly taken swipes at Amazon and its founder … Read More

Microsoft’s focus on cloud, partnerships paying off

07 July, 2018 9:33 am 9:33 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – In the elevator industry, breakdowns are bad for business. So when Thyssenkrupp North America needed help predicting when to service its lifts, it turned to Microsoft Corp , a partnership that illustrates how Microsoft’s chief executive, Satya Nadella, has leveraged the cloud to grow its own business. A 2014 meeting between … Read More

Rain turns weather pleasant across Punjab

06 June, 2018 10:40 am 10:40 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Masses suffering from scorching heat for the last few days were relieved when the rain hit different areas of Punjab including Lahore, Friday morning. Light and heavy rain turned the weather pleasant in different areas of the Punjab. After the rainfall, the temperature dropped in Okara, Sahiwal and other cities of … Read More