#1 Microsoft Widens Lead Over #2 Amazon In Cloud Revenue, $6.9 Billion To $6.1 Billion
CLOUD WARS -- Despite Amazon's ongoing outstanding cloud-computing performance last quarter with revenue up 49% to $6.1 billion, that just wasn't good enough to keep pace with cloud leader Microsoft whose commercial-cloud revenue surged 53% to $6.9 billion and gave it an $800-million spread for the quarter over Amazon in the closely watched race for