The companies say the partnership enables business users to leverage real-time location intelligence and unlock shared data in both Esri and SAP environments.
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Alcon, the contact lens subsidiary of Novartis, will license the technology and co-develop the lenses with Google for a variety of ocular medical uses.
With the Perka app, SMB merchants can create a customized loyalty program to increase customer personalization and engagement efforts.
Three groups are aiming to improve smart home and office interoperability. The takeaway: There's a lot of plumbing that needs to be hooked together before the Internet of things delivers on its promise.
Compared to Google's own statistics, iOS 7's install base puts the latest version of Android 4.4 KitKat to shame.
In addition, the companies will focus on integrating Cisco Unified Computing Systems, Cisco Nexus switching and Microsoft Cloud OS solutions.
Oracle's latest big idea for big data aims to eliminate data silos with new software connecting the dots between the Oracle Database, Hadoop and NoSQL.
Now NetApp has direct private connections to Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services for hybrid datacenter deployments.
The Redmond giant is expected to announce a round of job cuts which could be the largest in the company's history.
Microsoft's plan is to tout Windows value and the ability to run native and Web apps, full Office, desktop apps and work with existing peripherals in its battle with Google's Chromebook.