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Maersk in large digitalization venture with Microsoft

Maersk Group has formed a collaboration with Microsoft with the intention of ensuring that customers, as is the case at Fedex, can easily and precisely track their goods.

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Microsoft will head Maersk's first major digitalization initiative. The IT behemoth will handle the product development to combine Maersk's numerous and scattered IT solutions in one joint platform, reports Danish business daily Børsen.

This product development will be performed with Microsoft's Azure, which is a cloud product. The goal is to create a one-stop shop for container logistics.

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