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Yaron Galai stepping down as Outbrain CEO after 17 years amid disappointing financial results
"Israel is losing the war on TikTok. Palestinians have been more active for many, many years"
"There are many, many opportunities in the energy sector, and every woman can contribute to it in her own way"
"We have seen a sharper decline in investments in tech in Israel compared to Europe and the US"
Hamilton Lane co-CEO: "Now is the best time to invest in Israel"
Lemonade's stock crashes on 2024 forecast despite topping estimates
Slice raises $7 million Seed round for AI-powered equity compliance platform
U.S. giant Workday acquiring HiredScore for hundreds of millions of dollars
Exodigo adds $105 million in new funding to modernize underground mapping
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AWS launches cloud infrastructure in Israel
Amazon's cloud company is expected to provide services to government bodies and public entities, with plans to invest an estimated $7.2 billion in Israel by 2037
Six Israeli startups selected to participate in BeyondBio SCALE program
Improving cancer treatment, enabling efficient ways for sharing of data for advanced research, and AI for predicting drug safety, are all among the innovative solutions developed by the six startups selected for BeyondBio SCALE - a joint innovation program of AstraZeneca, Accenture, Clalit and AWS
AstraZeneca, Accenture, AWS and Clalit Health Services launch BeyondBio SCALE startup program
The program is expected to start in November and run until next summer, and will assist startups to expand into markets with the help of program collaborators and their clinical, commercial, and technical expertise
The digital health revolution: PlayBeyondBio’s startup cohort comes to a close
The program, led by AstraZeneca, the JVP venture capital fund, the international consulting firm Accenture, Margalit Startup City, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, lasted for six months and included eight startups
“Working in this tech sector as a woman, you have to be just a little bit better"
Dr. Sandra Cauffman, Deputy Director for the Earth Science Division at NASA, was speaking at a panel of top female space experts as part of World Space Week in which Israel participated actively for the first time last week
"Only the State of Israel will decide what is done with its information"
"We signed a contract with the government and we will fulfil it in its entirety even if there are Google employees that oppose working with Israel," said Boaz Maoz, Israel Country Director, Google Cloud
Nimbus cloud tender facing two-month suspension
Following Oracle appeal, Jerusalem District Court Judge Ram Winograd recommended halting the Nimbus tender for a limited period of time to allow the sides to discuss the petition
Oracle appeals to court to cancel results of Nimbus cloud tender
The company has requested from the District Court in Jerusalem to cancel the government's selection of AWS and Google as the winners of the $1.2 billion project to provide cloud services for the country's public sector and military
Otonomo and AWS to accelerate vehicle data-based innovation through new collaboration
“Together with AWS, Otonomo provides a solution for the automotive industry to fully leverage the value of connected vehicle data,” said Ben Volkow, CEO of Otonomo.
AWS and Google set to generate 3,000 new jobs as part of project Nimbus
Shlomo Teitelbaum and Reuters
Israel’s government announced Monday that the tech giants officially signed the more than $1 billion deal to provide cloud services for the country’s public sector and military
Israel’s Hailo collaborates with AWS and others to launch video analytics solution
EdgeTuring is the result of a collaboration with Leopard Imaging, Socionext, and Amazon Web Services
"You acquire more experience if you’re willing to get out of your comfort zone"
Ron Diamant, a Principal Engineer & Lead Architect at AWS talks to Michael Matias about the differences between working at a startup and an established company and offers insights for budding entrepreneurs
Israel-based Upsolver completes $13 million series A funding led by Vertex and JVP
The big data processing company intends to use the funds in order to accelerate its expansion in North America and expand its R&D and customer service teams
Amazon has launched a new service for businesses in Israel
AWS Outposts allows companies to extend their existing AWS infrastructure and works best for low-latency access to on-premises systems
Amazon’s AWS to Set Up CloudFront Infrastructure in Israel
CloudFront, AWS’ CDN, will facilitate accelerated content distribution and better cybersecurity services to customers in Israel
Spotinst Announces Partnership with Amazon Web Services
Spotinst optimizes the use of cloud computing services by monitoring the availability and pricing of their computation power
Cloud Backup Startup CloudEndure Confirms Acquisition by Amazon
In December, digital services and consulting company Infosys announced it signed a deal to divest its shares in CloudEndure
Amazon Web Services Launches ARM Core-Based Custom CPU
The central processing unit was developed by Annapurna Labs, an Israel-based chipmaker acquired by Amazon in 2015
Serverless Computing Is a Paradigm Shift for Cloud Computing
The serverless revolution is akin to delivery companies moving away from owning large trucks to managing a fleet of leased vans, and from there, to outsourcing transportation to a third-party fleet of scooters
Swiss IT Company Veeam Acquires Cloud Backup Startup N2WS for $42.5 Million
N2WS provides enterprise backup and disaster recovery for Amazon Web Services (AWS). It lists Coca-Cola, Dyson, Oracle and Harvard University among its clients
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