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52 Week High
12/23/14 - $715.00
52 Week Low
02/5/14 - $477.59
Market Cap
5.7T
Average Volume 10 Days
3.7K
EPS TTM
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Shares Outstanding
8.2B
EX-Date
02/17/15
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Dividend
$1.24
Dividend Yield
2.20%
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Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, markets, and supports software, services, and devices worldwide. The company’s Devices and Consumer (D&C) Licensing segment licenses Windows operating system and related software; Microsoft Office for consumers; and Windows Phone operating system. Its Computing and Gaming Hardware segment provides Xbox gaming and entertainment consoles and accessories, second-party and third-party video games, and Xbox Live subscriptions; surface devices and accessories; and Microsoft PC accessories. The company’s Phone Hardware segment offers Lumia Smartphones and other non-Lumia phones. Its D&C Other segment provides Windows Store, Xbox Live transactions, and Windows Phone Store; search advertising; display advertising; Office 365 Home and Office 365 Personal; first-party video games; and other consumer products and services, as well as operates retail stores. The company’s Commercial Licensing segments licenses server products, including Windows Server, Microsoft SQL Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related Client Access Licenses (CALs); Windows Embedded; Windows operating system; Microsoft Office for business, including Office, Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, and related CALs; Microsoft Dynamics business solutions; and Skype. Its Commercial Other segment offers enterprise services, including premier support services and Microsoft consulting services; commercial cloud comprising Office 365 Commercial, other Microsoft Office online offerings, Dynamics CRM Online, and Microsoft Azure; and other commercial products and online services. The company markets and distributes its products through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as online. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is based in Redmond, Washington.

128,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/31/14
Founded in 1975

microsoft corp (MSFT*) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $4.5M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.2M
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $3.6M
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.6M
Executive Vice President of Technology and Re...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.6M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

microsoft corp (MSFT*) Key Developments

Microsoft Offers Windows 10 Operating System

Microsoft announced that it would offer its new Windows 10 operating system, expected to be released this year, free to existing customers, a shift aimed at winning over more software developers to its technologies. The company said people using Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 would be able to update their computers to Windows 10 free for the first year after the new software is introduced. It will make the same offer for people who use Windows Phone 8.1, the latest version of its operating system for mobile phones.

ITUS to Appeal Microsoft Patent Ruling from 2014

ITUS is appealing the claims construction ruling from last October in its patent infringment lawsuit against Microsoft saying it believes the district court interpreted its patent in a "limited" manner. ITUS subsidiary Secure Web Conference has filed a notice of appeak with the US District Court in the Eastern District of New York the first step in the process of filing its appeal in the federal US Court of Appeals. Secure Web alleged in the lawsuit that certain calls made using Microsoft's Skype and Lync web conferencing services are covered by its own key based web conferencing encryption patents.

Harmonic, Inc. Adopts Microsoft PlayReady's DRM Technology for OTT Multi-Screen Security

Harmonic Inc. has integrated its ProMedia Origin and ProMedia X Origin multiscreen media servers with Microsoft PlayReady digital rights management, or DRM, technology for content access protection. By supporting PlayReady, Harmonic's ProMedia Origin and ProMedia X Origin provide video content and service providers with a versatile and scalable content protection solution for the secure deployment of live and time-shift TV, cloud DVR and VOD OTT services on a wide range of connected devices, ranging from mobile phones and tablets to game consoles to net top and set-top boxes. Utilizing Harmonic's ProMedia Origin solutions with Microsoft PlayReady, video content and service providers can distribute secure content to a wide range of devices via a single DRM technology. Streamlining the OTT multiscreen ecosystem to a unified DRM technology significantly reduces the time to market for high-value video services while minimizing workflow complexity and points of failure. Microsoft's PlayReady technology includes a variety of features for live TV applications including key rotation, which is designed to provide more robust content protection for OTT multiscreen services, while simplifying operations, minimizing service interruption, and reducing costs. ProMedia Origin and ProMedia X Origin are software-based all-in-one media servers that support the OTT standard protocols, such as Apple HLS, Adobe HDS, Microsoft Smooth Streaming, and MPEG-DASH, to enable high-volume, live, adaptive bitrate streaming and the delivery of time-shifted services such as catch-up TV, start-over TV, and cloud DVR to connected devices. By providing video content and service providers with a comprehensive multiscreen media server, they dramatically reduce rack space, simplify workflows, and maximize cost savings.

 

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