News; Microsoft recombines a stone three birds
Microsoft announced a major restructuring plan, will its original seven department as a platform products and services department, the enterprise sector and entertainment and equipment department, the three big department and appointed special vice President responsible for management.
Since the 2002 Microsoft restructuring for seven business department of the largest since a major operation, in Google and Linux vendors faster and faster development of Microsoft threat more and more big moment, Microsoft announced strategic restructuring plan to Microsoft for strategic restructuring, is a stone three birds act.
First, to enhance the performance of running
Microsoft restructuring has to improve operations performance. Microsoft said in a statement in the restructuring plan, among them, Microsoft platform products and services department by the original Windows departments and MSN network department composition, Microsoft group vice President and Windows department supervisor Jim-al qin (Jim Allchin) and group vice President and sales department director Kevin Johnson (Kevin Johnson) will be competent department together,
Microsoft enterprise department is mainly responsible for the development and sales Office software and enterprise software, including accounting software and small and medium-sized enterprise software, etc. Microsoft corp vice President and Office software department supervisor Jeff-lai Keith (Jeff Raikes) will be the department Office; Microsoft's entertainment and equipment department by original video games and mobile phone business component, the original Xbox video game the competent business robin bartsch-(Robbie Bach) will be the new department manager.
This is after some Microsoft employees to think Microsoft has become more and more bureaucracy of the speech of the reaction, by its original seven department as a platform products and services department, the enterprise sector and entertainment and equipment department, the three big department helps cut management layer and speed up the decision speed and a fast to produce new products to meet the needs of the market.
Microsoft chief executive officer Steve Ballmer (Steve Ballmer) points out, "the purpose of the adjustment is to improve our enterprise of decision and improve the speed of the execution. These changes is to strengthen and improve decision making a way of execution speed a enterprise group, to help us continue to release the customer need most products and services."
And in Microsoft's restructuring plan once released, standard &poor's said the restructuring plan to Microsoft held a positive attitude and Microsoft stock ratings for "a number of buy" (strong buy). Standard &poor's said: "we think Microsoft the reorganization, it is of great strategic significance to cut the company's operations in spending. In addition, Microsoft's new company structure would help reduce the bureaucracy, improve market reaction speed."