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Microsoft and SAP Partnership Turns to Mobile, Data and Cloud

Microsoft and SAP Partnership Turns to Mobile, Data and Cloud

Microsoft and SAP have been partners for 20 years now, and now their partnership is turning towards the future. The partnership will include mobile, data, and the cloud. 

For the cloud, SAP will be running several key cloud services on Microsoft's Azure platform. These cloud services include SAP Business Suite, SAP Mobile Platform, and others. The purpose of this is to give SAP customers access to unlimited cloud resources, which only Azure can provide them.

Microsoft's Virtual Assistant, Cortana, to rival Apple's Siri

Microsoft's Virtual Assistant, Cortana, to rival Apple's Siri

Apple devices have Siri, and Google has Google Now. Both are artificial intelligences designed to act as personal assistants. She can make appointments for you, set alarms or reminders, and she can answer questions like which restaurants are nearby. Siri works, but she's not the best. Microsoft has made sure of that.