"Google would like to make more money selling data storage on other services on its Google Cloud Platform, and it’s going after it the old-fashioned Internet way: Give stuff away and make it up on volume.Google to Give Start-Ups $100,000 in Cloud Computing Credits - NYTimes.com
On Friday, Google is set to announce a new program in which it will offer start-up companies a $100,000 credit on its Google Cloud Platform, according to a post on the company’s Google Cloud Platform blog. The effort is the company’s latest effort to take on Amazon Web Services, the leader in so-called cloud services that encompass a range of back-end computing functions."
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Google to Give Start-Ups $100,000 in Cloud Computing Credits - NYTimes.com
tbd if/when/how Microsoft and IBM will respond