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Google Inc is taking its cloud service offerings more seriously in present times than any other. Google Cloud has acquired Cask Data Inc, a startup that specializes in developing tools for the Hadoop open-source analytics framework. The latest addition to Google Cloud has arrived soon as last week it bought another Israel-based startup, Velostrata which helps enterprises migrate to the cloud. Cask Data founders, Jonathan Gray and Nitin Motgi updated the acquisition news on their company’s blog this Monday. They have mentioned that t...
Samsung Electronics has announced that it will acquire Joyent, a San Francisco-based software and services company, as it looks to strengthen its position in mobile, IoT and software services. The acquisition will provide the company access to its own cloud platform, which previously had made it dependent on other vendors. It can now self-supply its massive demand for cloud services, while the U.S. based public and private cloud provider will operate as a standalone company, continuing to offer cloud infrastructure and software ser...