Walmart And Microsoft In Partnership To Use Cloud Tech
Retail giant Walmart, Inc. has entered into a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp. for the wider use of cloud and artificial-intelligence technology, in a sign of major rivals of Amazon.com, Inc. coming together.
The five-year agreement will leverage the full range of Microsoft's cloud solutions, including Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365, to make shopping faster and easier for customers, the Bentonville, Arkansas-based company said.
As part of the partnership, Walmart and Microsoft engineers will collaborate to migrate a significant portion of Walmart.com and SamsClub.com to Azure, Walmart added.
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