Microsoft's Profit Climbs 28 Percent with Shift to Web-Based Software - CIO Today

Microsoft reported a jump in quarterly earnings on Thursday, reflecting continued progress in the company's shift toward web-based business software. Revenue during the three months ended March 31 was up 8 percent from a year earlier, and net income ...

Microsoft should stop treating Surface like it treated Windows Phone - Ars Technica UK

Microsoft's third-quarter financial results were published yesterday, and they had many high points: cloud revenue is growing well (though we have some misgivings about how the numbers are reported), Windows outperformed the PC market, and Office 365 ...

What Are Analysts Recommending for Microsoft? - Market Realist

Earlier in this series, we discussed Microsoft's (MSFT) value proposition in the US software industry. We also compared the company's forward dividend yield with those of Oracle (ORCL), Red Hat (RHT), and ServiceNow (NOW) on April 27, 2017, and looked ...

Why Microsoft Acquired Intentional Software - Market Realist

Last week, Microsoft (MSFT) going with the trend of M&A in the cloud space, announced the acquisition of Intentional Software. Financial details of the buyout were not disclosed. Intentional Software, known for what it calls “Intentional Programming ...

Microsoft Q3 FY 2017 earnings: Cloud saves the day, but Windows smartphones to get the boot - Tech2 (blog)

Riding on its Cloud services, Microsoft has announced that its commercial Cloud annualised revenue run rate exceeded $15.2 billion in the third quarter of 2017. Revenue in 'Intelligent Cloud' was $6.8 billion and increased 11 per cent. Server products ...

Microsoft Touts 'Digital Transformation' with Azure and IoT Customer Wins - Redmond Channel Partner

Microsoft recently turned the spotlight on some high-profile customers that are using its latest cloud, machine learning and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions as part of what it calls "digital transformation" initiatives. At this week's Digital ...