Pentagon splits $9 billion cloud deal between Google, Amazon, Oracle and Microsoft

Pentagon splits  billion cloud deal between Google, Amazon, Oracle and Microsoft

Dec 7 (Reuters) – The Pentagon has awarded cloud computing contracts worth $9 billion to Alphabet Inc. Google (GOOGL.O), Amazon Web Services Inc (AMZN.O), Microsoft Corp (MSFT. O) and Oracle Corp Wednesday. The Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability (JWCC) is the multi-cloud successor to the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI), which was an IT modernization project … Read more

Elon Musk briefly loses his title as the richest person in the world to LVMH’s Arnault – Forbes

Elon Musk briefly loses his title as the richest person in the world to LVMH’s Arnault – Forbes

Dec 7 (Reuters) – Twitter owner and Tesla (TSLA.O) boss Elon Musk briefly lost his title as the world’s richest person on Wednesday, according to Forbes, following a sharp drop in the value of its stake in the electric car manufacturer. and a $44 billion bet on the social media company. Bernard Arnault, chief executive … Read more

Toyota offers cheaper Prius if customers take software updates

Toyota offers cheaper Prius if customers take software updates

TOKYO, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp’s leasing unit (7203.T) said on Wednesday it would start offering over-the-air safety updates to the new Prius, betting it can use an approach developed by Tesla to reduce rental prices and preserve the values ​​of used cars in Japan. The lease program will require customers to opt … Read more