Microsoft And Sony Are Joining Forces!
Yes you read that title of the post correctly and it is official now, Sony and Microsoft are joining forces in the region of cloud computing and entertainment! The plan is to share knowledge and infrastructure to build Microsoft’s Azure into a streaming and processing powerhouse. The deal also affirms that Sony will begin to use Azure in its own cloud-based services as well as advance tools to help its creators and developers.
Bringing the power of Azure and Azure AI to Sony to deliver new gaming and entertainment experiences for customers https://t.co/cMRKFE74Yk
— Satya Nadella (@satyanadella) May 16, 2019
Bringing the power of Azure and Azure AI to Sony to deliver new gaming and entertainment experiences for customers.
Needless to say, this new partnership came out of the left field but really goes to show how powerful and important Azure is. One also has to think if the announcement of this partnership has anything to do with Google’s Stadia service. The partnership is in its start and currently, we won’t see anything on it for a while but the opportunities are exciting and endless!