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Microsoft announced the winner of the competition of partner IT solutions

Microsoft has announced the winners of the international competition of partner IT solutions Microsoft Partner Awards 2020. In the Country Partner of the Year category in Russia the company Aggregation became the winner, it solves the problem of commercialization of data from various companies and safe collaboration with them. The winners of the competition will be awarded within the framework of Microsoft's largest global partner conference – Microsoft Inspire 2020, which will be held online from July 21 to 23.

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Dataline received the status of VMware Cloud Verified Partner

Dataline, a part of Rostelecom group of companies, has been certified and has become a Cloud Verified partner of VMware.

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IT-GRAD and Kraftvaerk have agreed on cooperation to digitalize Russian business

IT-GRAD, the cloud provider (part of the MTS Group) informs about the beginning of strategic cooperation with Kraftvaerk, the developer of integrated IT solutions. Partners will develop the digital transformation of Russian business using Kraftvaerk systems hosted in the IT-GRAD cloud. The cloud implementation will allow customers to start using IT systems much faster and optimize costs by 25% on average.

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Xiaomi and Mastercard introduced Mi Smart Band 4 NFC with contactless payment function in Russia

Xiaomi announced the launch of sales of Mi Smart Band 4 NFC - a special version of the fitness bracelet that supports contactless payment. This innovative product was developed together with Mastercard and is available to cardholders of this payment system. Russia became the first market in the world where this version of the device with full payment functionality was launched.

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Sigfox will conquer Russia

Sigfox (a French developer and provider of the IoT technology) got an operator in Russia. Sigfox Russia company has launched the 0G (Zero G) industrial Internet of Things network on the territory of Russia.

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Alternative in favor of Russia

ITV Group and Huawei have developed a solution in the field of physical security. It is a server based on Huawei hardware and Axxon Next video surveillance software. The servers will be produced at a new factory in Nalchik (the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic). In the future it is planned to increase the degree of localization. Experts note that the solution can’t be called completely Russian yet but the product has a number of competitive advantages both from the side of security and from the market situation.

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Merlion will supply the entire range of Apple products to Russia

Merlion, a Russian wide-profile distributor, and Apple signed an additional agreement under the current contract, which includes the delivery of all the vendor's products. The new stage of cooperation will help to strengthen Merlion's position on the Russian electronics market both in the corporate and consumer segments.

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Atos and Dell Technologies have agreed to cooperate in Russia

Atos signed a local agreement with Dell Technologies and expanded the geography of global cooperation between the companies.

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Microsoft offered Russian officials to use their software for free

Microsoft offered for temporary free use its software products that can help to fight against coronavirus and overcome the consequences of the epidemic for Russian government agencies.

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SAP has developed and implemented a new system for evaluating the performance of employees of Renault in Russia

SAP has announced the finishing of the main part of the project to implement a system for evaluating the performance of personnel based on SAP SuccessFactors in Renault Russia. It is planned that the system will cover 2.5 thousand employees of three companies: Renault Russia, RN Bank and Alliance Purchasing Organization Rus. The first part of the project was implemented in record time – five weeks from the moment of its launch. SAPRUN was the implementation partner.

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