Google Plans One of Its Biggest Acquisitions Ever In Bid to Bolster Its Cloud Business

Google’s plans to bolster its cloud computing business by buying data analytics startup Looker for $2.6 billion. The deal, announced Thursday, is the biggest move so far under Google[/f500link] Cloud chief Thomas Kurian. He joined Google earlier this year to establish Google’s cloud unit as a formidable rival against larger cloud computing companies like Amazon […]