Vendor Rating: Microsoft

Archived Published: 17 November 2017 ID: G00334816

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Microsoft's focused execution of its cloud-first strategy has recast the company as a leading cloud provider. Competitive pressures and market demands prompt Microsoft to balance its legacy with changing customer needs, giving IT leaders opportunities to make wise investments in Microsoft offerings.

Table of Contents

  • Overall Rating
    • Overall Rating: Positive
  • Detailed Rating
    • Product/Service: Positive
    • Support/Account Management: Variable
    • Pricing Structure: Variable
    • Technology/Methodology: Positive
    • Strategy: Positive
    • Corporate Viability: Strong
      • Financial: Positive
  • Additional Analyst Insights
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Business Applications
      • ERP
      • CRM
      • SMB
    • Client Operating Systems
    • Cloud Platform
    • Content, Collaboration and Communications
    • Data Center and Infrastructure
    • Data and Analytics
      • Data
      • Analytics
    • Developer Tools and Programs
    • Gaming
    • Hardware
    • Immersive Technologies
    • Industries
    • IoT
    • Mobility
    • Partner and Channel
    • Security
    • Services
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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