Tag "Satya Nadella"

Tech industry is jointly rallying against Trump’s immigration ban

By : CIOL Writers

The protestors rallying against US President Donald Trump’s Immigration ban outside the airport, roads and borders, holding banners that say, ‘America is made of immigrants’, is getting a strong backing from tech industry. As per a 2011 report from the

Microsoft beats expectations with $26.1bn revenue courtesy Office and Cloud services

By : CIOL Writers

Beating analysts’ expectations, Microsoft reported $26.1 billion revenue in the second quarter of the fiscal year 2017. Net income was $6.5 billion. The stellar performance was basically led by Office and cloud segments, which the company is betting on to boost

Satya Nadella talks cyber security in a mobile-first, cloud-first world

MUMBAI, INDIA: In a bid to blend Microsoft’s new business mantra of mobile-first, cloud-first, the software major has started tightening the noose against cyber criminals by opening a Cyber Defence Operations Center. Besides defending cloud and mobile customers, the center

3 best quotes from Microsoft’s Future Unleashed

MUMBAI, INDIA: From Gandhi is the messiah of the digital world, to rolling out details about pet projects, the first day of the two day Microsoft event, Future Unleashed had it all. We bring you the three best quotes that

CEO Satya Nadella highlights three ambitions of Microsoft underpinning cloud and devices

MUMBAI, INDIA: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at its customer conference, Future Unleashed in India spoke about the company’s three interconnected ambitions as he reiterated his ‘mobile first cloud first’ mantra: first, reinventing productivity and business processes, second, creating more personal

Microsoft will bring Surface Pro 4 to India in January, 2016

MUMBAI, INDIA: Surface Pro 4 tablets will debut in India market in January, 2016, said CEO Satya Nadella during Microsoft’s Future Unleashed event in Mumbai today. Unveiled in October this year, Surface Pro 4 is a larger but compact version

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella earned $4.3 million as cash bonus

MUMBAI, INDIA: Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft, is reaping not only accolades but also cash rewards for his mobile-first cloud-first strategy and its business outcomes. As per an annual proxy statement released by the company yesterday, Nadella earned more than $18

Microsoft Office 2016 released

By : Sonal Desai

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Microsoft has today done a worldwide release of Microsoft Office 2016. The company has also announced new and enhanced Office 365 services, built for team productivity. “The way people work has changed dramatically, and that’s why Microsoft

Un-breaking the Silicon Valley glass ceiling

MUMBAI, INDIA: That India has generated a talent pool of computer engineers in the Silicon Valley is old story. What is fascinating the world these days is the number of global CXOs the country has churned-out. However, the recent appointments

Let users choose what they want: Mozilla chief to Microsoft CEO

MUMBAI, INDIA: Microsoft simply cannot do away with its monopolistic ways. Days after Microsoft released its newest operating system Windows 10, the company has run into trouble. In a clear case of enforcing monopoly, the software major seems to have

Windows 10 is a huge milestone: Satya Nadella

MUMBAI, INDIA: As the seconds roll by, Microsoft continues to build the hype around its latest offering, the Windows 10 operating system software, believed to be the last product from the Windows stable. Amidst the flurry of activities, Satya Nadella, CEO,

Microsoft tightens cloud security with Adallom buy

MUMBAI, INDIA: Microsoft has acquired Israel-headquartered cloud security provider Adallom Technologies, a specialist in DLP and GRC security services. The $320 million acquisition will reportedly help the software giant to serve as basis of Microsoft’s projected cyber center in Israel.