Ford Gets Into Cloud Computing With $182 Million Investment

  • Pivotal raises $253 million, says it has no set IPO plans
  • Microsoft also invests in company, an EMC-VMware joint venture

Ford Motor Co., seeking to boost its software expertise ahead of a shift to electric and autonomous cars, will invest $182.2 million in Pivotal Software Inc., the cloud-computing joint venture of EMC Corp. and VMware Inc.

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