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- Yea this is dumb. They use all three cloud providers. They started with AWS then started migrating some of their workloads to Azure in a bake off with GCP. They recently started using GCP for their workloads too. Apple even approached Azure to build a few data centers for them, but were turned down when Apple refused to foot the bill and only wanted to pay on a consumption basis.
Apple’s had huge issues with data centers in the past. There’s a great article in The Information talking about this.
- Here’s some public background about the initiative. https://venturebeat.com/2016/03/17/apple-cloud-project-mcqueen/
- Apple Everest199And Samsung makes their screens. At the scale Apple operates you’d be silly not to think there’s some cross pollination going on between all the major tech companies.
- Has anybody on this app ever started this confirmed rumor? Just wondering