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Tom Reilly, the outgoing chief executive officer of Cloudera.

Cloudera crashes in its worst day ever after the company slashes sales outlook, announces CEO departure

Shares of the software company Cloudera crashed Thursday on the back of another quarterly earnings report that disappointed investors.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai

Google is buying data-analysis startup Looker for $2.6 billion in cash

Google said Thursday it's acquiring Looker, a data-analysis company based in California, in a $2.6 billion all-cash transaction.
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.

Everything you need to know about hybrid cloud, the $63 billion market that even Amazon is embracing after years of shunning it

After rushing to the cloud, businesses are embracing hybrid cloud, which combines the best of the cloud and on-premise. Even Amazon is embracing it.
MapR CEO John Schroeder

Cloud startup MapR says it may cut 122 jobs and close its Silicon Valley headquarters as it pursues ‘a strategic transaction’

MapR said it is "actively pursuing a strategic transaction" that may allow it to keep the site open and retain some of the employees.
After years of hesitancy, Wall Street is finally turning the corner on its acceptance of the public cloud.

‘If you pick a favorite and you’re wrong, you’re fired’: Banks are debating whether to take a single- or multi-cloud approach ...

Wall Street's adoption of the public cloud includes critical questions around how many providers to work with.
Microsoft Healthcare corporate vice president Peter Lee

Microsoft’s head of healthcare thought it was a ‘career-ending move’ when Satya Nadella offered him the job. Here’s why he say...

Peter Lee thought at first that taking on the tech giant's healthcare strategy would be a "career-ending move."
Shellye Archambeau, former CEO of MetricStream and Okta's new board member

She helped one company define a new market. Now, former MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau is joining $7.4 billion Okta to do it again

Identity management company Okta welcomed former MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau to its board of directors on Thursday.
Thomas Kurian

Meet the 22-year Oracle veteran executive who’s going to lead Google in the cloud wars against Amazon and Microsoft

Diane Greene announced she would be stepping down as Google Cloud's chief exec. Green's replacement will be the 22-year Oracle veteran Thomas Kurian.

We compared Google Drive with Apple’s iCloud and Dropbox to find the best cloud storage solution — and the winner is clear

Cloud storage apps aren't the sexiest technology ever, but investing in right app is worth your time, and can help you be more productive. We've compared the three biggest solutions — Google Drive, iCloud and Dropbox — and there is an obvious winner.