Microsoft CEO Satya Narayana Nadella, pictured here on February 27, 2019, is credited with turning the company around with a renewed focus on cloud, mobile computing and artificial intelligence. Photo: AFP
Microsoft CEO Satya Narayana Nadella, pictured here on February 27, 2019, is credited with turning the company around with a renewed focus on cloud, mobile computing and artificial intelligence. Photo: AFP
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Microsoft joins Apple with US$2 trillion valuation on back of cloud computing growth

  • Microsoft is the second US public company to reach US$2 trillion in market value, after Apple, amid growth in machine learning and cloud computing
  • The Windows maker has seen its value jump 19 per cent this year so far, outperforming Apple and Amazon.com

Microsoft CEO Satya Narayana Nadella, pictured here on February 27, 2019, is credited with turning the company around with a renewed focus on cloud, mobile computing and artificial intelligence. Photo: AFP
Microsoft CEO Satya Narayana Nadella, pictured here on February 27, 2019, is credited with turning the company around with a renewed focus on cloud, mobile computing and artificial intelligence. Photo: AFP
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