Snap signed a 5-year contract with Google worth $2 billion to use the cloud services of the company. This makes Snap largest customer of the cloud platform for Google.
Google’s cloud business is estimated at around $1 billion per year according to analyst at RBC Capital Markets, Mark Mahaney.

This is well behind Amazon Web Services, which has $12.2 billion annual revenue and slightly less than Microsoft Azure, which won $2.7 billion annually. Snap also has a contract with Amazon Web Services for about $1 billion.

Google does not announce which cloud services will use Snap, but Google Cloud has four main product: Cloud Storage, Compute Engine, App Engine and BigQuery, along with a package of tools for machine learning.

Snapchat is actually built on App Engine, which allows the application to run faster and more efficiently. App Engine is one of the major cloud services of Google.  It provides users with tools and services to build the software and guarantee security and testing of new features. It also allows applications to manage very high amount of traffic.

Snap can also take advantage from the software of machine learning of Google, which largely relates to more sophisticated programs that can automate certain tasks. Snap and currently uses machine learning system that helps to improve the targeting of ads.

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