Its mission is to enable people and businesses all over the world to be able to appreciate their full potential through the creation of technology that changes the way people communicate and work. The company is the leader in services, software, and solution that help individuals and companies realize their full potential. It has a strategic alliance with NIT Ltd, Dominion Enterprises, Inc, and Nokia. It develops supports and licenses software and products, and also deals with designing and selling computer hardware worldwide. The company’s windows line gives a personal computer operating system that mainly includes the windows & operating system. This primarily includes the Windows live suite of applications and Web services, the Windows of applications, and the PC hard products. The company has the server and tools division that provide window Server operating system, Visual studio, Windows Intume among other products. Other divisions include the online services division, and entertainment and devices division. The company generates its revenue through developing, supporting, and licensing a broad range of software products and services. This is where it designs and sells and also does advertising online to customers globally. The company also sells suits for products and services (Microsoft-Corporation, 2012). The core strength of this company is that its Microsoft software has a unique graphical user interface (GUI). ...Show more
Microsoft (NASDAQ “MSFT”) is a Multinational technology company founded in 1975 by two students, Paul Allen and William Henry Bill Gates. …
The company in the year 2011 had net sales of € 13,193,000, which seems to show that the company is a large scale company. The cost of goods sold represents 30.7% of the net sales and other expenses comprise around the same of 30.6% of the net sales. The company is incurring large amount of other expenses, the expenses other than the ones directly attributable to the production of good and services which almost equals the cost of goods sold which show the company has some room for cost cutting as the other expenses in the companies can be cut down and most of the times are less than the cost of sales.
Although it would be foolish to state that any one of these approaches is sufficient to address each and every situation and/or each and every problem, the fact of the matter is that they are all suited, in their own
The GDP of China increased by 7.4 percent in the first quarter in the year 2014 that improved the infrastructure and employment rate increased by 5 percent by the year 2012. Other than this, due to improvement of the per capita income, the buying
This indicates that the internal financial strength of the company has been declining (Palepu & Healy, 2007).
The company’s debt proportion is seen to be higher than the equity proportion, leading to a declining debt-equity ratio (Bragg, 2011). A high debt
chief executive officer Lou Gerstner came up with the idea of forming branches which would operate independently hence created competition that led to increase in profits of IBM (Garr, 2000). The change in management changed the culture of the organization by motivating
wide range of financial services substantially to an assorted customer base that includes administrations, commercial institutions, high net-worth personalities, and corporations.
As a US based company, Goldman Sachs has its operations spread out in various parts of the world,
8, 2014). This surge was due to recent job reports that economists believe would encourage the Federal Reserve to accelerate the timing of the rise on the rates of interest. The paper reported that the dollar hit a seven and half year high against the Japan’s