27 November, 2017
How Amazon Web Services Aims To Win Cloud Computing’s Next Big Battle
There’s no doubt by now that Amazon Web Services Inc. won the first phase of cloud computing, the revolutionary disruption to traditional information technology that’s reshaping the entire technology landscape. Now it’s gunning to win the next phase, too.
Amazon.com Inc.’s cloud unit remains far out in front of rivals such as Microsoft Corp.’s Azure, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud and Oracle Cloud, at least on the computing, storage and networking services that form the foundation of cloud computing. But all of those companies and more are now fully engaged and aiming to make headway against AWS.