Live from Google Cloud Next: Advancing every business in the Cloud

July 24th, 2018

Hello to everyone from Google Cloud Next ‘18. Today we’re joined by more than 20,000 people here in San Francisco—the biggest Google event ever. I’m excited for what the next three days have in store. Information is powering much of our economy, and the scope of technology has evolved to encompass all of the business…

Expand and unify your advertising demand with Google Ad Manager

July 24th, 2018

Over the last few years, we’ve seen a lot of change in the way people view content and how advertisers buy media. As consumers tune in from multiple screens and advertisers continue to shift to programmatic buying, publishers need new ways to efficiently manage their advertising businesses. That’s why last month, we announced Google Ad…

Digital News Innovation Fund: More than €21m of funding to reach €115m to date for innovation in news

July 24th, 2018

In 2015, we launched the DNI Fund, a €150 million commitment open to publishers of all sizes in Europe to support high-quality journalism through technology and innovation. After four successful rounds, and a myriad of transformative projects across Europe such as La Numérique in France or REMP in Slovakia, I’m delighted to announce the recipients…

Updating government access laws for the digital age

July 23rd, 2018

Last year, we published a white paper calling for a fundamental realignment of laws governing how governments access digital communications. This effort is urgent in light of the central role of the Internet in today’s world, growing security threats that transcend borders, and expectations of privacy that Internet users have in their online communications. In…

Learning from Customers at Google Cloud Next ‘18

July 23rd, 2018

Tomorrow is Google Cloud Next ‘18. I couldn’t be more excited to spend the next three days connecting with the thousands of leaders, developers, and partners that make up our broad and diverse Google Cloud community. Last night, as I was flipping through our Customer Voices book, I was struck by the extraordinary range of…

How Veolia empowers its cloud workers to collaborate securely anytime, anywhere

July 23rd, 2018

Editor’s Note: Today’s post is from Hervé Dumas, Group Chief Technology Officer and Philippe Benoit, SATAWAD project director at Veolia, a global water, waste, and energy management company headquartered in Paris. Veolia is using Google Chrome Enterprise, Chromebooks, and G Suite to support its “working anytime/anywhere” program, and to reduce security risks and IT management….

Building a better cloud with our partners at Next ‘18

July 23rd, 2018

As we head into the week of Next ‘18, we’re thrilled to kick things off by welcoming thousands of our Google Cloud partners at our annual Partner Summit. Whether businesses are moving to the cloud to speed up innovation, discover important insights from their data, or transform the way they work, they often need help….

Banking on the cloud: how financial services organizations are embracing cloud technology

July 23rd, 2018

Like any industry, financial services organizations face challenges like managing risk, striving for new levels of growth and profitability, and providing great user experiences. But they also grapple with dynamic market forces and shifting regulations, and on top of that, many contend with decades worth of data and legacy systems. As a result, a growing…

Building the cloud together: Diversity and inclusion at Next ‘18

July 20th, 2018

Building a cloud for everyone takes inspiration and ideas from all corners of our community. This year at Next ‘18 in San Francisco, we’re celebrating our diverse community of builders and innovators. Here’s a little of what we’ll have in store. Kicking off Next by celebrating diversity On July 23rd, the first day of Next,…

12 must-see G Suite sessions at Google Cloud Next ‘18

July 19th, 2018

Next week, IT and business leaders from across the globe will gather alongside Google experts in San Francisco to see what’s new in cloud at our annual conference, Google Cloud Next. Last year, we introduced new solutions to best suit the needs of large organizations, including new ways for companies to work in real-time in…