Apple’s iCloud security guide suggests Google Cloud Platform replaced Microsoft Azure 😱
a través de Apple confirms iCloud is now a customer of Google Cloud | IT PRO
…in the most recent version of the PDF, the Microsoft Azure reference has disappeared and has been replaced by Google Cloud Platform. However, the most recent version of the PDF doesn’t clearly state whether Apple will be using any Google cloud services other than core storage of “objects” like photos and videos. It’s also not clear when exactly Apple begun using Google’s cloud.
The confirmation that Apple is using Google’s cloud to support its iCloud services suggests the firm is starting to break ground in catching up to its competition such as AWS and Microsoft. It also comes merely weeks after it was revealed Google could be set to enter the video game industry by launching its own subscription-based game streaming service.