Microsoft has agreed to partner with SK Telecom to develop Internet of Things technology.
The agreement covers working together on technologies including artificial intelligence and 5G communications.
The two companies agreed to pool resources to jointly promote IoT businesses, including media and entertainment services and AI technologies.
By combining the capabilities of SK Telecom’s AI platform with Microsoft’s Cortana digital assistant, “the two companies will work together to offer new AI-powered products and services, including consumer solutions such as smart speakers and other offerings,” states the partnership announcement. “The two companies will work together to create a new level of customer experience in the field of media and entertainment.”