Reliance-Microsoft cloud tie-up poses threat to Amazon, Google in India
Updated : August 13, 2019 11:41 AM IST
As part of the 10-year alliance, Jio will build data centres across India that will be hosted on Microsoft's Azurecloud, Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani told shareholders at the company annual shareholders' meeting.
Reliance's foray into the cloud services market - essentially selling computer services such as website hosting and data storage - could intensify competition in an Indian market dominated by Amazon Web Services (AWS).
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