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A how-to guide for small businesses navigating ‘the cloud’

MU engineers use artificial intelligence to create custom solutions for businesses to optimize the capabilities of cloud computing

Aug. 22, 2019

Story Contact(s):
Eric Stann, stanne@missouri.edu, 573-882-3346

Imagine a small business develops vehicle parts for a large automotive manufacturer located hundreds of miles away. For efficiency, both businesses utilize “the cloud” to transmit the large amounts of design data — such as automobile part specifications — back and forth and develop solutions during the manufacturing process. While the large company might employ people with technical expertise to understand and handle the cloud, the small business might not have the resources to do so. A team of University of Missouri researchers is providing solutions to solve that problem.