Recent news

Microsoft and Central Texas College to host achievement ceremony at Fort Hood

FORT HOOD, Texas — Feb. 11, 2015 — Microsoft Corp., in collaboration with Central Texas College at Fort Hood, Texas, will co-host an achievement ceremony for 12 active-service members who completed the 16-week Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA) program. The ceremony will recognize transitioning active-duty service members who successfully … Read more »

Microsoft announces debt offerings

REDMOND, Wash. — Feb. 9, 2015 — Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced the pricing of its offering of $10.75 billion of senior unsecured notes. The notes consist of the following tranches: $1.50 billion of 1.850 percent notes due Feb. 12, 2020 $1.50 billion of 2.375 percent notes due Feb. 12, … Read more »

Trek Bicycle Corporation Breaking from the Pack with Power BI

Trek Bicycle Corporation is no stranger to the power of technology. As a global company leading the charge in building the best bikes in the world, they’ve consistently leveraged Cloud computing and the full range of Microsoft solutions, including Office 365, Microsoft Azure, SharePoint, Yammer and Dynamics CRM Online, to … Read more »

Microsoft cloud and devices momentum highlights second quarter results

Commercial cloud revenue grows triple-digits for the sixth consecutive quarter, reaching an annualized revenue run rate of $5.5 billion. REDMOND, Wash. — January 26, 2015 — Microsoft Corp. today announced revenue of $26.5 billion for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. Gross margin, operating income, and diluted earnings per share … Read more »

Windows 10: A New Generation of Windows

REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 21, 2015 — Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday unveiled a new generation of Windows, with a wide range of experiences designed to usher in a new era of more personal computing, as well as two new devices designed to extend the Windows experience from large screens to … Read more »

Digital divergence: Microsoft poll shows striking differences in attitudes toward technology between Internet users in developing and developed countries

DAVOS, Switzerland — Jan. 19, 2015 — A survey of Internet users around the world conducted by Microsoft Corp. shows an overwhelming majority believes personal technology is making the world a better place to live and has vastly improved how they shop, work, learn and generally get things done. There are nonetheless notable differences … Read more »