Microsoft is continuous to make vertical industries a key focus with its newest acquisition, The Marsden Group. Microsoft announced intentions to purchase The Marsden Group for an undisclosed quantity on March 16.
The Marsden Group has been a Microsoft Gold Associate and is targeted on speedy prototyping in key industries like manufacturing, automotive and logistics. Microsoft is positioning the acquisition as a method to assist prospects construct extra shortly vertical options utilizing cloud, edge-computing and AI providers, particularly.
From Microsoft’s weblog submit on immediately’s acquisition:
“We all know that in asset-intensive industries, resembling manufacturing, automotive or logistics, corporations face distinctive challenges in adopting new applied sciences, for instance connecting industrial gear safely and securely to the cloud, overcoming information silos and supporting interoperability throughout trendy and legacy programs. Via current initiatives, I’ve seen firsthand what The Marsden Group and Microsoft can do, what’s attainable once we carry collectively our cloud, edge, IoT, digital twin and AI capabilities with The Marsden Group’s velocity, agility and technical creativity.”
The Marsden Group is a 3 12 months outdated, U.Okay.-based firm.