Sony Corp. and Microsoft Corp. this week announced a partnership to jointly develop cloud solutions for their game and content streaming services.
In addition, Sony may utilize the Microsoft Azure datacenter-based solutions for game and content-streaming services.
Finally, the two companies will explore collaboration in semiconductors including image sensor solutions, and in AI by utilizing Azure AI in Sony’s image sensors and consumer products.
Sony holds more than 90 million PlayStation Network users. The PlayStation 4 has sold 96.8 million units at global retail to date.
Xbox Live monthly active users totaled 63 million users in the Q3 period.