BEDIN Announces Windows Azure Platform-Based Solution for the European Retail Community

Yesterday during the “Cloud
Computing in Retail Breakfast” at the Euroshop Retail Design Conference in
Dusseldorf, Germany, Microsoft partner BEDIN Shop Systems announced that their
Windows Azure-based aKite® Vers.2.0 software services suite has gained
significant customer acceptance since its introduction on July 11, 2010 at
Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) as European retailers have
increasingly realized the benefits of cloud computing. New customers include
mobile phone distribution chains in Italy, Italian retailers Briocenter, Bruel
and luxury brand Jennifer Tattanelli. For more details about BEDIN’s
announcement, view their press release here.