Google positions itself as the infrastructure monster – having spent billions on its own scary systems it claims to offer you the same level of rocket science for yours.

Among its cloud offerings are App Engine for building easy to manage apps and websites; Storage – which does what it says on the tin; and the new Compute Engine for running large computing jobs on virtual machines, scaling to tens of thousands of cores.

Google Backup and Sync: That syncing feeling

27 Mar, 2020
Andy Webb K.G. Orphanides

A capable file-sync tool, but it’s no backup behemoth

Getting started with Kubernetes

19 Mar, 2020
Danny Bradbury

Your guide to Google’s container platform

Google reveals UK’s most searched for terms in 2019

11 Dec, 2019
Roland Moore-Colyer

People are seemingly more enraptured by consuming pineapples than registering to vote

Google Cloud and Vodafone mockup

Vodafone launches 'Neuron' platform with Google Cloud

20 Nov, 2019
Bobby Hellard

The cloud giant has built a big data platform for the telecoms giant with a 'data ocean'

Google Cloud ramps up its migration partnerships

20 Nov, 2019
Bobby Hellard

VMware, SAP and Windows workloads can be migrated through Google's new acquisitions

Google Stadia controller

Can Google Stadia finally bring success to cloud gaming?

18 Nov, 2019
Connor Jones

It’s the first attempt to get game streaming right in years, but ISPs could be its undoing

Four-hour Google Cloud outage blamed on 'network congestion'

3 Jun, 2019
Jane McCallion

Multiple Google products and third party services were taken offline on Sunday night

Google G Suite review: Suite like chocolate

20 Mar, 2019
James Morris

If you can make the leap to a cloud-centric usage model, G Suite provides seamless real-time document collaboration.

Google offers $9m grant to pick up Kubernetes development

31 Aug, 2018
Clare Hopping

The company is stepping back from the container orchestration platform

Google One launch brings cheaper storage for US customers

17 Aug, 2018
Clare Hopping

Google One plans cost from $1.99 a month for 100GB up to $300 a month for 30TB storage

What Google knows about you

17 Aug, 2018
Clare Hopping Jonathan Parkyn

Google knows where you've been, and that's just the tip of a privacy-invading iceberg

Best cloud storage for the UK

2 Aug, 2018
Clare Hopping Bobby Hellard Virtual Clouds

Cloud storage services are more affordable than ever, but which one is best for your business?


Rackspace expands Google Cloud Platform support

24 Jul, 2018
Clare Hopping

CRE and RMS will ensure any apps running on GCP are as resilient as possible

Google's Loon project delivers internet to Kenya - via balloon

20 Jul, 2018
Clare Hopping

However, critics have suggested it could cause a telecoms monopoly and result in lack of choice for consumers

Google Sheets vs Microsoft Excel

9 Jul, 2018
Clare Hopping Rene Millman

We pit the online spreadsheet giants against each other to see who is top dog

Google Docs vs Microsoft Word Online

6 Jul, 2018
Adam Shepherd Rene Millman

How do the top two online office productivity apps fare against each other? Read on to find out...

Best free cloud apps for business

6 Jul, 2018
Keumars Afifi-Sabet Virtual Clouds

Mobility is key, so it’s important to ensure you can access files wherever you are

Google App Maker gives end users a low-code way to automate tasks

15 Jun, 2018
Joe Curtis

LoB users can build their own apps to fill holes missed by traditional CRM and HCM