Google Cloud Platform

Google shifts parts of YouTube to Google Cloud Platform

Google is moving parts of YouTube to its cloud service. The video platform, which has 2 billion monthly active users and is the second most-visited website on the internet, currently exists solely within Google’s internal data centre infrastructure.  The move comes at a time when Google is looking to increase its presence in the cloud […]

Google buys OTT technology provider Anvato

Google has bought Anvato, a video platform provider for over-the-top and TV everywhere content. Anvato, which offers a software platform that automates the encoding, editing, publishing and distribution of video across multiple platforms, is joining the Google Cloud Platform team. Announcing the deal, Google said that Anvato will complement its efforts “to enable scalable media […]