Walmart opens an engineering subsite in Austin? Walmart? Huh?
Big Red Car here on a nippy 33F morning headed to 55F, but 75F on Thursday say the weather fairies.
So, Austin continues to prosper as a home of high tech, in general, and software development, in particular.
A recent addition to the tech scene is a Walmart software engineering hub which will focus on AI, ML, blockchain, and IOT to serve the company’s operations (Global Business Services Division) around the world specifically including finance, governance, human relations, employee training, and manufacturing.
New Walmart engineering hub in Austin By God Texas. That’s Sam Walton’s famous pickup truck getting ready to drive into Austin’s iconic Barton Springs. What would Sam say about Walmart today? [Pic credit: Austin American Statesman]