Gartner Research

Microsoft's Xbox 360 Innovations and Xbox Live Portal Position It for Success

Published: 03 May 2006

ID: G00137214

Analyst(s): Van Baker

Summary

Microsoft's recently launched Xbox 360 is the most visible piece of its console-gaming puzzle; however, it is the entire offering, including Xbox Live, that positions the company well in the emerging next-generation gaming market.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Predictions
  • Xbox 360
  • Xbox Live
  • A Trojan Horse?
  • The Publisher's Dilemma
  • Positioned for Success

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