Urs Hölze, the senior vice president of technical infrastructure at Google, predicts that within the next five years, Google’s Cloud Platform revenues could surpass its advertising revenue.
Speaking at the Structure Conference, he acknowledged that the company is coming from behind in a market where Amazon GOOG 2.03% Web Services and Microsoft MSFT 1.66% Azure have greater mind share in corporate accounts. But he also said Google has 13 years of experience in big accounts thanks to its Google Search Appliance business and Google Apps.
“Our reputation lags reality, but will catch up,” he noted, alluding to product announcements “coming soon.” He did not elaborate.
He also held that Google’s cloud growth rate is probably leading the industry in terms of growth, noting that Microsoft
SEACOM has entered the enterprise market, promising best-in-class connectivity and Cloud services that bring business customers lightning–fast bandwidth at highly competitive prices.
It aims to shake up the enterprise connectivity space by offering businesses high-speed connectivity and quality bandwidth at an affordable price. Reports Businesstech
SEACOM’s Business division is already signing up more than 20 corporate and SME customers a month, since a soft launch of its enterprise offering a year ago.
It has also appointed more than 20 business partners to support its drive into the new market.
Its fibre Internet access services have been available since January 2015, and have received positive feedback from the marketplace.
Last-mile fibre is a major focus for SEACOM in the corpora