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Microsoft's Commercial Cloud Profit Margin Will Exceed On-Premises In 2015
November 13, 2014


Microsoft will generate more margin dollars from cloud-based services than its traditional on-premises applications and Windows in 2015, predicts Forrester in its annual cloud predictions report. 
 
Forrester believes this profitability will be the result of Satya Nadella's cloud-first mandate — and that it is good news for Microsoft and its customers. Microsoft is embracing Agile development and services and, in doing so, will accelerate its own innovation. 
 
Learn more about the report here, which includes nine other predictions on the cloud market.


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