3)Core competence / sustainable competitive advantage Online Services Division: Microsoft’s search, portal, advertising and personal communications services, including online information offerings such as Bing and the MSN portals and channels. Server and Tools Business: Microsoft infrastructure software, developer tools and cloud platform, including products such as Windows Server, SQL Server, Visual Studio, System Center and the Windows Azure Platform.Microsoft Business Solutions: A portfolio of Microsoft Dynamics products and services, as well as Microsoft Health Solutions. Microsoft Office Division: Productivity products and services, including Office, Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, Project, Visio, and Microsoft’s speech technology investments.
Interactive Entertainment Business: Key entertainment experiences that span gaming, music and video across multiple screens, including Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE, the controller-free Kinect for Xbox 360, Zune Music and Video, and Mediaroom, as well as PC and mobile interactive entertainment.Windows Phone Division: Microsoft software and services for Windows Phones worldwide. Windows & Windows Live Division: All Windows businesses, including Windows, Windows Live and Internet Explorer. Skype: A division of Microsoft, transforming communications for computers, mobile devices and the connected living room. OR -Window operating system? Window 7, Media center, Tablet PC, amother other -Business solutions? MS office, project, visio, live meeting, one note -MSN?Microsoft network , security essentials -xBox-? console and games -Developer tools-? Visual studio, Expression Web, Web Matrix -Servers-? BizTalk Server, Commerce server, Silverlight, .
Net Framework.. -Mobile? smart phone Competitive Advantages: Microsoft offers a competitive advantage through technology innovation by delivering the right services at the right time by strengthening IT as a strategically focused and business aligned organization