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Live Blog: Google Cloud Next 2018 Day Two News


The Google Cloud Next 2018 continues today in San Francisco. Keep checking this live blog throughout the day for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) news, partnerships and integrations.

6. Container Security: Aqua Security is introducing a commercial Kubernetes application to the Google Cloud Platform Marketplace (GCP Marketplace).

5. Cisco & Google Integrations: Multiple integrations across Cisco and Google Cloud Platform emerged at the conference.

Carolee Gearhart
Google's Carolee Gearhart

4. Google Channel Chief: GE Digital veteran Carolee Gearhart is now VP of worldwide channel sales at Google. She succeeds Bertrand Yansouni, who joined Rubrik earlier this year.

3. Google Cloud Services Platform: Google on Tuesday unveiled the Cloud Services Platform, which offers customers a consistent development, management and control paradigm for on-premises and cloud-based workloads. In some ways, it's an alternative to VMware Cloud for AWS, which allows customers to mix and match VMware workloads both on-premises and in the cloud.

2. Day One Recap: Find it here.

1. Got News?: Send me your Google Cloud Next 18 conference news — [email protected]. We’ll keep your news tips in mind for our ongoing conference coverage.

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Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder & editorial director of MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E, the two leading news & analysis sites for managed service providers in the cybersecurity market.