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Apple Partnering with HPE on Enterprise-Related Operations: Report

The job title's inclusion of HPE points to HPE joining the existing list of firms Apple works with for corporate services, AppleInsider reported on Wednesday

Apple lowers Q1 revenue guidance on slow iPhone sales.

Apple has roped in a new partner, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), to expand its enterprise-related operations, the media reported.

The Cupertino, California-headquartered company is known for keeping secrets within its own company and also with those that it works closely with.

The partnership between the iPhone maker and HPE came to light after the The Register spotted a LinkedIn job notice indicating Apple was looking for an “Enterprise Strategic Partner Manager” for HPE, Dimension Data, and the General Electric Company (GE).

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The job title’s inclusion of HPE points to HPE joining the existing list of firms Apple works with for corporate services, AppleInsider reported on Wednesday.

The description for the role, based in London, advises the candidate will work with global partners, as well as regional sales, channel marketing, and system engineering teams both inside and outside Apple.

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The tasks listed for the successful candidate include creating and executing sales plans, covering industries, and “other end-customer focus areas”.

The job also includes work in new business development, partner management and Apple’s enterprise sales programmes, according to the report. (IANS)

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Apple Users Will Now Be Able To Follow Their Favourite Places on Google Maps

This Google Maps feature was initially rolled out for Android devices in October 2018


Apple users will now be able to stay up to date on their favourite places right from the Google Maps app on iOS, the Internet giant has announced.

Users can search for a place – whether it’s a new restaurant that just opened up in the neighbourhood or that must-try bakery across town – and tap the “Follow” button.

“You’ll then be able to see important updates from these places in your ‘For You’ tab so you can quickly learn about upcoming events, offers and more,” Andrew Cooper, Product Manager, Google Maps, wrote in a blog post late on Wednesday.

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Google is testing video reviews as part of its ‘Local Guides programme. (Representative image) Pixabay

“And now, places and businesses all over the world can see their followers in the Google ‘My Business’ app, and actively post helpful information for their followers to see. The ‘Follow’ button starts rolling out on iOS today,” Cooper added.

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This Google Maps feature was initially rolled out for Android devices in October 2018. (IANS)