October 14 (Businesshala) – Canadian e-commerce platform Shopify Inc (SHOP.TO) has joined hands with top cloud companies including Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) and Oracle Corp (ORCL.N) to help merchants manage their business operations. to help organize.
Business owners on the platform can now access enterprise resource planning (ERP) tools including Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, Oracle NetSuite and Infor on the Shopify app.
Before, they had to rely on third-party applications to connect to their ERP tools, from financial trackers to inventory management systems to connect to Shopify.
Shopify provides the infrastructure for retailers to set up their stores online, and generates revenue primarily through subscription and merchant services.
The partnership will help Shopify double its rapidly growing merchant businesses and help Microsoft and Oracle consolidate their grip on the cloud market dominated by Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) AWS platform.