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Amazon selling off chunks of its China cloud operations for up to $300M

Amazon denied reports that the sell off indicates it's pulling out of China......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Amazon Is Selling Its Cloud Services in China to a Local Partner for up to $300 Million

Buye Sinnet told customers it will shut down VPNs that circumvent the Great Firewall. Amazon.com Inc’s amzn Chinese partner, B.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Amazon selling its cloud-computing business in China

Amazon.com Inc.’s cloud-computing service is throwing in the towel in China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2017

Amazon agrees to sell its cloud business in China for $300 million (AMZN)

David Ryder/Getty Amazon has agreed to sell its China web services business to Beijing Sinnet Technology Co. for $300 .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

Amazon to Sell Part of Its Cloud Business in China

Amazon.com said it would sell computing equipment used for its cloud services in China to its local partner, Beijing Sinnet Technology......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 14th, 2017

Amazon to Sell Its China Cloud-Computing Business

Beijing Sinnet, Amazon’s cloud-computing partner in China, said it will buy Amazon Web Services’ China business for as much $300 million......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 14th, 2017

Murdoch May Be Trying to Shrink His Media Empire

Rupert Murdoch's possible interest in selling his movie studio and cable operations to Disney could indicate growing pressure from tech giants like Netflix and Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcNov 9th, 2017

Amazon"s bold spending to be closely watched in latest results

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's audacious spending on original TV shows and movies, its cloud business and an ever-expanding core retail operations, will be closely watched by investors when the retail giant reports results on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 26th, 2017

It"s not just Amazon: Chinese tech giants are selling groceries too

China's biggest e-commerce companies are hungry for groceries......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 6th, 2017

Amazon Cloud Customers Are Told: Don"t Bypass China"s Internet Gates

Amazon.com Inc.’s web service partner in China, Beijing Sinnet Technology Co., has told Amazon cloud-computing customers to delete software tools that allow them to bypass China’s internet filters......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2017

China Unearths Huge Network Of Apple Employees Selling User Data

Apple employees in China have been found to be illegally obtaining and selling users’ digital personal information, according to Chinese authorities, who claim to have unearthed one such network running its operations undergr.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 8th, 2017

Breakingviews TV: Bezos’ space race

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is selling $1 bln of stock a year to fund his space venture. Rob Cyran and Tom Buerkle discuss how the firm’s cloud-computing wealth is rocket fuel for his ambitions......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 6th, 2017

Amazon and Facebook Hit Unexpected Obstacle in India: China

As the U.S.’s top tech brands ramp up their operations in India, they are running into unexpected resistance: their Chinese equivalents stepping in to bolster their Indian competitors with money and expertise......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 29th, 2017

Amazon says it has fixed massive AWS cloud outage

UPDATE: AWS says that it is "fully recovered for operations for adding new objects in S3, which was our last operation showing a high error rate. The Amazon S3 service is operating normally." ] Amazon’s web-based Simple Storage Service (S3) experien.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2017

Google is turning a key technology into a weapon in its cloud war with Amazon and Microsoft (GOOG, GOOGL, AMZN, MSFT, ORCL)

Back in 2012, Google unveiled Spanner — a globe-spanning database technology, the first of its kind, designed to keep the search advertising giant's massive online operations in sync all over the world.  Nowadays, Spanner is the da.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2017

Uber Halts Ride-Hailing Service in Taiwan

Months after selling its ride-hailing services in mainland China, Uber said it will halt its services in Taiwan due to an escalating dispute with the government over the legality of its operations......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 2nd, 2017

McDonald"s is selling 80% of its China business

McDonald’s Corp. said Monday it is selling 80 percent of its China operations to a group that includes Citic Ltd., which is a Chinese state-owned company, and Washington, D.C.-based private-equity firm Carlyle Group. Citic, including its investm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: McDonald’s selling majority stake in China business for up to $2 billion

McDonald’s Corp. said Monday that it has reached a deal to sell a controlling stake in its China operations to an investor group led by Citic Ltd., one of China’s largest state-owned companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2017

Big Amazon Web Services deal ups the stakes in cloud battle with Microsoft

Amazon Web Services is now Capital One Financial Corp.’s main cloud provider. AWS will provide the majority of Capital One’s (NYSE: COF) cloud infrastructure over the next five years as the financial services giant migrates business operations into t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2016

Amazon Web Services to Host Matson"s Critical Operations

Amazon.com, Inc.'s (AMZN) cloud services division, Amazon Web Services, is on track to become a dominant player in the industry. Amazon.com, Inc.'s AMZN cloud services division, Amazon Web Services (AWS), is on track to become a dominant p.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksNov 29th, 2016

Shipping Giant Moves Into Amazon’s Cloud

Matson, a $2.2 billion shipping power, moves its IT into Amazon Web Services Amazon is kicking off its annual cloud fest a bit early this year, with news that Matson, the big freight shipping company has moved all of its critical operations to Amazon .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 28th, 2016