Amazon, Microsoft and Alphabet’s Google dominate the sector of information storage worldwide, which has fuelled calls from politicians in Europe for homegrown options to rise to the problem of turning into credible rivals.
Some have positioned the storage of delicate company and state knowledge as a matter of sovereignty and nationwide safety.
OVH and Dassault Systemes are two of the businesses in France which have been racing to develop their companies amid warnings from ministers that Europe was already effectively behind.
OVH stated in an announcement that its partnership with Google Cloud would enable it to deliver among the U.S. agency’s know-how into companies which its groups would function and run in Europe.
“Listening to our clients, companions and policymakers in Europe, we perceive their want for even higher management and autonomy,” Google Cloud’s Chief Govt Thomas Kurian stated in the identical assertion.
The 2 companies didn’t disclose any monetary particulars.