Dun & Bradstreet Signs Strategic Agreement With Google Cloud to Drive Cloud-based Innovation

Companies are focusing on the initial phase of collaborative innovation around supply chain visibility, analytics and business analysis

Jacksonville, Florida and Sunnyvale, CA, February 16, 2022— (BUSINESS WIRE) – Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc. (“Dun & Bradstreet”) (NYSE: DNB), a leading global data provider and analyst for business decision making, as well as Google Cloud, today announced a 10-year strategic agreement to use Google Cloud to upgrade infrastructure and collaborate on new industry innovations. solutions and services to help businesses operate more efficiently.

“Today’s announcement strengthens the already strong ties between our companies,” said Anthony Jabbur, CEO of Dun & Bradstreet. “Innovation thrives on collaboration, and we are proud to work with the Google Cloud team to use our best data and technology to push the boundaries of innovation and open up opportunities to help our customers and stakeholders win in this rapidly evolving market. “

“Through this collaboration with Dun & Bradstreet, we help companies of all sizes make better decisions through data-driven operations. Dun & Bradstreet’s reputation for business data and innovation enables us to combine with our leading technology analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning , will bring new opportunities to our common customers, “said Thomas Curian, CEO of Google Cloud.

Under the agreement, Dun & Bradstreet will accelerate infrastructure upgrades using Google Cloud as the preferred cloud provider, enabling companies to deliver next-generation solutions to meet the needs of organizations. The depth and breadth of business data and understanding of Dun & Bradstreet combined with Google Cloud technology will support a collaborative innovation program designed to help customers overcome today’s biggest business challenges. The companies ’first innovation initiative will focus on developing solutions to address the growing problem of supply chain risk management.

To solve this problem, Dun & Bradstreet will be one of the data providers for the Google Cloud Supply Chain Twin solution, which relies on BigQuery, a serverless Google Cloud multi-cloud data warehouse and provides virtualization of supply chains for business. Dun & Bradstreet is a leader in helping businesses understand their relationships with suppliers through a near real-time set of supplier data. Combining Dun & Bradstreet’s leading supply chain data with Google Cloud Supply Chain Twin, the two companies will develop new solutions that improve cross-chain visibility for customers and help identify hidden risks in global supply chains.

In addition to focusing on supply chain visibility, the two companies will collaborate on innovative cloud analytics and business analytics solutions for Dun & Bradstreet customers and explore ways to work together on market entry initiatives.

“Both Dun & Bradstreet and Google Cloud have deep industry experience, brand leadership and a strong desire and ability to do something truly innovative for our customers,” said Kevin Coop, President of North America at Dun & Bradstreet North America. “Our strategic relationships provide a source of creativity behind both our walls for new solutions that are delivered on a large scale and quickly, pooling our resources, building customer networks and fostering industry relationships.”

“The Dun & Bradstreet team is driven by innovation, and we look forward to working with them to bring new solutions to market for our common customers through Google Cloud,” said Kirsten Kliphaus, President of Google Cloud North America.

About Dun & Bradstreet
Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of data and analytics for business decision-making, enables companies around the world to increase the efficiency of their business. Dun & Bradstreet’s cloud of cloud feeds solutions and provides ideas that enable customers to accelerate profits, reduce cost, reduce risk and transform their business. Since 1841, companies of all sizes have relied on Dun & Bradstreet to help them manage risk and unlock opportunities. For more information on Dun & Bradstreet, please visit www.dnb.com.

About Google Cloud
Google Cloud accelerates the ability of organizations to digitally transform their businesses with the best infrastructure, platform, industry solutions and expertise. We deliver enterprise-class solutions that leverage Google’s cutting-edge technology – all in the cleanest cloud in the industry. Customers in more than 200 countries and territories are turning to Google Cloud as a trusted partner to grow and solve their most important business challenges.

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Contacts

Dan and Bradstreet:
Lizette Kwong
973-921-6263
kwongl@dnb.com

Google Cloud:
Sofia Chernova
646-525-0424
schernova@google.com

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