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
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

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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
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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