Walmart has teamed up with Microsoft for a 5 year deal to compete against Amazon. They will work on technology and retail new projects focused on machine learning, artificial intelligence, and data platforms.
Microsoft is Amazon’s largest cloud services rival and talking about this, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said “The rivalry is absolutely core to this new partnership. How do we get more leverage as two organizations that have depth and breadth and investment to be able to outrun our respective competition.”
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