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Japanese tech firm NEC to move on-premises IT environment to Microsoft Azure

Tech Observer | 13/07/2021 04:30 PM | Click to read full article

Microsoft and NEC announced an expansion of their decades-long partnership on Tuesday. The companies will leverage Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365, NEC’s network and IT expertise, including 5G technologies, and each other’s AI and IoT solutions through a new multi-year strategic partnership.

The companies will collaborate to migrate NEC’s on-premises IT environment to Azure and to deploy Azure services to the NEC Group’s worldwide workforce of 110,000 employees.