Here five (actually far more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Monday, March 9, 2020. Sip up.
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3. M&A – SAP-AWS Partners:EPI-USE, an independent SAP partner, has acquired Afonza, an Atlanta-based Amazon Web Services partner.
4. Retail POS – Amazon vs. Oracle Micros: Amazon on Monday is set to announce a new business line selling the technology behind its cashier-less convenience stores to other retailers, the company told Reuters. Bottom Line: Amazon is about to take on Oracle Micros and other point-of-sale (POS) technology providers.
5. 5G Wireless – Nokia Finances: Nokia drew a 500 million euro ($561 million) loan in February 2020 to help it to accelerate development of 5G technology, its annual report shows, Reuters reports.
6. Distribution: SecureLink, a risk advisory firm based in Dubai, has agreed to distribute Cloud Range virtual cyber defense training solutions.