With Solair, Microsoft Builds Out IoT Capabilities in Supply Chain, Business Process Automation

May 6 2016


Microsoft has acquired Solair, an Italian company founded in 2011 that provides (IoT) services to customers in such industries as manufacturing, retail, food and beverage, and transportation. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Linda Rosencrance is a freelance writer/editor in the Boston area. Rosencrance has over 25 years experience as an reporter/investigative reporter, writing for many newspapers in the metropolitan Boston area. Rosencrance has been writing about information technology for the past 16 years.

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Rosencrance is the author of six true crime books for Kensington Publishing Corp.

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