$MSFT (Microsoft Corporation)

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-09T13:44:08+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

As part of increasing the usage of alternative energy for its datacenters, $MSFT inks a partnership with $GE. The tech giant will purchase the 100% of wind energy produced from GE's 37-megawatt Tullahennel wind farm in County Kerry, Ireland for 15 years. This deal will support Microsoft's growing cloud services needs in Ireland.

$MSFT {{ '2017-11-07T16:34:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The most awaited launch from $MSFT has happened; Xbox One X. The new 4K gaming console is available across the globe in 35 markets (in U.S. for $499). Microsoft, the gaming rival of Sony and Nintendo, plans to invest more in gaming and has got strong pre-order sales for Xbox One X, which is expected to be in high demand in this holiday season.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-27T22:11:51+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

For 2Q18, $MSFT expects revenue in Productivity and Business Processes segment to be $8.75-8.95Bil. In Intelligent Cloud, revenue is estimated to be $7.35-7.55Bil and in More Personal Computing unit revenue is targeted to be $11.7-12.1Bil. In Gaming business, revenue is expected to grow from the Xbox One console, which is set to launch in few days.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-27T21:58:23+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$MSFT, which eliminated the non-GAAP reporting in 1Q18 by adopting a new accounting standard, said that it performed better than expected in the large markets like France, Japan and the UK.  Microsoft added that Brazil and Russia markets stabilized during 1Q18.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-27T21:28:27+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Revenue from $MSFT's Intelligent Cloud segment rose 14% to $6.9Bil in 1Q18, driven by server products and cloud services. Server products and cloud services revenue increased 17%, aided by Azure revenue growth of 90%.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-27T21:27:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Revenue from Productivity and Business Processes segment, $MSFT's second largest segment, surged 28% to $8.2Bil in 1Q18 aided by LinkedIn and Office 365. LinkedIn, whose acquisition was closed in Dec. 2016, contributed $1.1Bil to the revenue and had operating expenses of $1Bil in the quarter.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-27T21:24:57+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT's gaming revenue was up 1% in 1Q18. Xbox software and services revenue increased 21%, while Xbox hardware revenue decreased 48%. Xbox live active users grew 13% to 53MM with continued growth across Xbox One, Windows 10, and mobile platforms.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-27T21:20:10+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Revenue from More Personal Computing segment, $MSFT's largest segment, was flat in 1Q18. Phone revenue decreased $315MM, while search advertising and surface revenue increased 15% and 12% respectively.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-27T21:14:54+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT exceeds the $20Bil cloud annualized revenue goal set two years ago and posted higher profit in 1Q18 that was once again driven by its cloud business. Net income rose 16% to $6.6Bil and EPS grew 17% to $0.84.  Revenue spiked up 12% to $24.5Bil, boosted by the hike in Productivity and Business Processes and Intelligent Cloud segments.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-26T21:22:39+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$MSFT Microsoft Corp Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q1 2018 Highlights

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-24T22:02:05+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT and biopharma service company PAREXEL International form an alliance to help the industry accelerate drug development and bring new therapies to patients sooner. PAREXEL will use Microsoft Azure, the cloud computing platform of Microsoft.

$CRAY {{ '2017-10-23T15:03:15+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CRAY announced an exclusive strategic alliance with $MSFT. $MSFT and $CRAY will jointly engage with customers to offer dedicated Cray supercomputing systems in Microsoft Azure datacenters to enable customers to run AI, advanced analytics, and modeling and simulation workloads at unprecedented scale, seamlessly connected to the Azure cloud.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-16T21:44:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT nominates Penny Pritzker, Founder and Chairman of PSP Capital and former U.S. Secretary of Commerce, and Arne Sorenson, CEO of $MAR to its Board of Directors. The election will be held during the annual shareholders meeting on Nov. 29, 2017.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-16T18:42:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT reported that $SYMC will use Microsoft Azure to help more than 50MM customers who use Symantec's Norton consumer products. Symantec had developed new cloud services and migrated them to Azure. Also, Symantec will bring its e-commerce system to Azure and plans to use the Microsoft Cloud for its key internal IT services.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-16T14:53:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT said $SYMC is using the Microsoft Azure cloud to help deliver its Norton consumer products to a global community of more than 50MM people and families. Azure provides $SYMC with a highly reliable, trusted cloud that offers global scale and cost efficiencies.

$AMZN {{ '2017-10-12T14:15:18+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN's Amazon Web Services unit and $MSFT announced a new deep learning library, called Gluon, that allows developers to prototype, build, train and deploy machine learning models for the cloud, devices at the edge and mobile apps. The Gluon interface works with Apache MXNet and will support Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit in an upcoming release.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-10T21:43:03+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Microsoft Ventures, $MSFT's venture capitalist arm, launches AI startup competition with a total prize of $3.5MM in investment funding. So far Microsoft Ventures has invested in AI startups like Agolo, Bonsai, Crowdflower and Livongo. AI startup firms from North America, Europe and Israel regions can submit their ideas before the end of this year.

$MSFT {{ '2017-10-09T13:44:08+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

As part of increasing the usage of alternative energy for its datacenters, $MSFT inks a partnership with $GE. The tech giant will purchase the 100% of wind energy produced from GE's 37-megawatt Tullahennel wind farm in County Kerry, Ireland for 15 years. This deal will support Microsoft's growing cloud services needs in Ireland.

$MSFT {{ '2017-09-26T15:11:56+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT announces the next update for its Office software named Office 2019. This update, which will be released in 2H18, will include the already existing Word, Excel, and PowerPoint applications. Also, Office 2019 is designed for customers who aren't using Microsoft's cloud services. Previews of Office 19 will be shipped in mid-year 2018.

$MSFT {{ '2017-09-26T13:44:47+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT join hands with $ACN and Avanade to offer advanced cybersecurity solutions. This multiyear, multimillion-dollar partnership will provide cyberdefense solutions to clients to detect, investigate and respond to cyberthreats. In 2017, Accenture and Avanade have been named as Microsoft Alliance SI Partner of the Year, for the 10th year in a row.

$ACN {{ '2017-09-26T12:40:13+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Professional services company $ACN has entered into a multi-year multi-million partnership with $MSFT and Avanade to develop enhanced cyber defense solutions to help clients detect, investigate and respond to cyber threats. The collaboration is extension of a strategic relationship among the firms, which began in 2000.

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