Alphabet’s Google has quietly scored a major coup in its campaign
to become an enterprise cloud computing powerhouse, landing Apple
as a customer for the Google Cloud Platform, multiple sources with
knowledge of the matter told CRN this week.
Since inking the Google deal late last year, Apple has also
significantly reduced its reliance on Amazon Web Services, whose
infrastructure it uses to run parts of iCloud and other services,
said the sources, who all requested anonymity to protect their
relationships with the vendors.
Apple has not abandoned AWS entirely and remains a customer, the