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The week in cloud: If you don’t like the cloud status quo, hold on, a new attraction will be out in a second. In the center ring this week, Google rolling out $100K in cloud credits and HP snapping up Eucalyptus.

Google to launch Amazon, Microsoft cloud rival at Google I/O

Amazon has been the king of cloud services for nearly six years but now the company has new deep pocketed competitors – Microsoft and Google. And while Microsoft announced its plans earlier this month, Google is likely to launch its new, improved platform at Google I/O.