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Three Indian-origin CEOs among top 10 in Harvard Business Review

The HBR list relies on objective performance measures over a chief executive's entire tenure. Adobe's Shantanu Narayen, Mastercard's Ajay Banga and Microsoft's Satya Nadella are among the top 10 best-performing chief executives in the world, according to a Harvard Business Review (HBR) list.
 

Oct 29, 2019, 20:33 PM IST

Microsoft authorizes $ 40 billion of share buybacks, raises dividend

The company bought back $19.54 billion in shares last year. In the previous fiscal year, the buybacks was worth $10.72 billion - all under CEO Satya Nadella`s tenure.

Sep 19, 2019, 11:05 AM IST

Reliance Jio, Microsoft announce alliance to accelerate digital transformation in India

As part of this new agreement Jio will provide its internal workforce with cloud-based productivity and collaboration tools available with Microsoft 365 and will migrate its non-network applications to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.

Aug 12, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

Microsoft beats estimates, powered by growing cloud profits

Since Chief Executive Satya Nadella took over in 2014, Microsoft has been shifting away from its Windows operating system software and towards cloud services, in which customers move their computing work to data centres managed by Microsoft.

Jul 19, 2019, 12:29 PM IST

Microsoft valuation crosses $1 trillion; powered by Windows revenue, cloud business

Under Chief Executive Satya Nadella, the company has spent the past five years shifting from reliance on its once-dominant Windows operating system to selling cloud-based services.

Apr 25, 2019, 06:52 AM IST

Microsoft workers ask Nadella to scrap US Army HoloLens contract

A group of Microsoft workers has written a letter to CEO Satya Nadella and President Brad Smith, asking them to cancel a controversial contract with the US Army.

Feb 23, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Ensuring equitable economic growth biggest challenge: Satya Nadella

Nadella said the fourth industrial revolution also needs to deliver on technology and innovation that can drive economic growth.

Jan 22, 2019, 18:03 PM IST

Microsoft's stock market value overtakes Apple for the first time in 8 years

Apple`s market capitalisation overtook Microsoft`s in 2010 as Microsoft struggled with slow demand for personal computers, due in part to the explosion of smartphones like the iPhone. 

Dec 02, 2018, 10:53 AM IST

Photo Gallery: 5 powerful Indian techies in Silicon Valley

Almost all big companies in world of technology has an Indian origin, working at the top of the company's vertical.

Jul 23, 2018, 11:43 AM IST

Nadella rejigs core Microsoft team, Windows chief quits

Nadella announced the formation of two new engineering teams to accelerate innovation at Microsoft.

Mar 30, 2018, 11:04 AM IST

Good to see Incredible India's success story in tech evolution, says Satya Nadella

Nadella said that healthcare organisations are now using Artificial Intelligence for early detection of cardiac diseases.

Mar 23, 2018, 19:33 PM IST

Windows 10 now running on 600 mn devices

It took the latest Windows OS almost 27 months to hit the milestone.

Nov 30, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in India on 2-day visit to promote his book 'Hit Refresh'

Hyderabad-born Nadella, who took over as Microsoft CEO in February 2014, has chronicled his personal journey, the ongoing transformation at the Redmond-based company and the wave of technological changes in his book ‘Hit Refresh’ that was launched in September.

 

Nov 06, 2017, 12:15 PM IST

Microsoft Office 365 now available in 96 new global markets

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella had previewed the integration of LinkedIn profiles in Outlook.com at the company`s annual conference for developers and IT professionals "Ignite" in September. 

Nov 01, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

Windows phones dead, Microsoft finally admits

According to media reports, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has confirmed that Microsoft will "make more phones, but they will not look like phones that are there today."

Oct 09, 2017, 16:02 PM IST

As CEO Nadella immediately put his mark on Microsoft: Bill Gates

The book 'Hit Refresh: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft's Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone', authored by 50-year-old Nadella, who is only the third-ever CEO of Microsoft, hit the stores this week.

Sep 27, 2017, 13:13 PM IST

Satya Nadella once surrendered his Green card for love

This was because his wife Anu was not able to join him in Seattle, due to the existing US law that a Green Card holder if he marries, his/her spouse visa is rejected.

Sep 26, 2017, 20:46 PM IST

Satya Nadella pens book on Microsoft journey, future tech challenges

The book, titled 'Hit Refresh' and co-authored by Greg Shaw and Jill Tracie Nichols, will go on sale globally on September 26.

Sep 08, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

Satya Nadella criticises Trump's stance to end DACA

Microsoft itself has hired 27 DACA beneficiaries.

Sep 01, 2017, 15:56 PM IST

Microsoft profit beats expectations on strong cloud demand

Microsoft on Thursday reported strong fourth-quarter earnings on the back of its fast-growing cloud computing business, stoking optimism that the once-stagnant company has found a new groove.

Jul 21, 2017, 09:14 AM IST