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Ali Ghodsi, CEO and co-founder of Databricks

Artificial intelligence startup Databricks is now worth $2.75 billion after raising $250 million from Andreessen Horowitz and Microsoft

Machine learning startup Databricks closed $250 million from Andreessen Horowitz, Microsoft and more. CEO Ali Ghodsi explains how it grew so fast.

Dutch mapping company TomTom explains why it’s betting on Microsoft’s cloud

Microsoft and TomTom announced it will expand its partnership. TomTom explains why it's picking Microsoft Azure as its preferred cloud provider.

Microsoft earnings meet Wall Street expectations, and the stock sinks almost 2%

Microsoft reported earnings for the holiday quarter of 2018.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

Microsoft buys an open source database startup to give it an edge against Amazon Web Services

Microsoft acquired open source database startup Citus Data. Here's why investing in open source could help Microsoft Azure edge out Amazon.
Microsoft's Project xCloud, running "Halo" on a smartphone.

Microsoft is creating the ‘Netflix for games’: Here’s everything we know so far

Microsoft is building the "Netflix for games." Here's everything we know about the ambitious plan to own the streaming future of gaming.
President Donald Trump

There’s a race for a $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract underway. Here’s how the government shutdown could affect it

Cloud giants like AWS and Azure are bidding for a $10 billion contract with the Pentagon. Here's how the government shutdown could affect it

There’s a very simple reason why the resurgent Microsoft is threatening to overtake the slumping Apple

The story of Microsoft vs. Apple is also the story of the cloud computing business vs. the iPhone business.
Microsoft Executive VP Scott Guthrie, wearing his trademark red polo.

The man in the red polo: Meet Scott Guthrie, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s front-line general in the cloud wars with Amazon and Google

Meet Microsoft Executive VP Scott Guthrie, the long-time Microsoft insider who's leading the company's cloud wars with Amazon and Google.

Microsoft threatens to boot the far-right’s favorite social network off its cloud over posts that threatened Jews with ‘vengeance’

Microsoft has taken issue with virulently anti-Semitic posts that advocate "vengeance" against Jews.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

Sundar Pichai strayed from Google’s typical rhetoric as he touted the growth of Google Cloud

Google is constantly promoting the growth of the company's cloud service but on the eve of the company's "Next" cloud conference, CEO Sundar Pichai conceded that all the top players are faring well.