Microsoft company is market dominant in both the IBM PC-compatible operating system and Microsoft Office software.
The company also produces a wide range of other software for desktops and servers, and is active in areas including Internet search (with Bing), the video game industry (Xbox, Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles), the digital services market (through MSN), and mobile phones (via the Windows Phone OS).
In June 2012, Microsoft entered the personal computer production market for the first time, with the launch of the Microsoft Surface, a line of tablet computers.
With the acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services division to form Microsoft Mobile Oy, the company re-entered the smartphone hardware market, after its previous attempt, Microsoft Kin, which resulted from their acquisition of Danger Inc.
Homepage – https://www.microsoft.com