Microsoft Earnings Reality Check: 5 Partner Opportunities

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http://www.thevarguy.com – When Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced Q2 2013 earnings today, most eyes were on Windows 8 sales. Wall Street was slightly disappointed with the company’s overall quarterly revenues. But instead of getting caught up in investor chatter, channel partners should focus — really fast — on these five areas. Here’s the list… 1. Office 365 and Windows Azure: Microsoft isn’t saying much about current revenues. Perhaps details will surface during an earnings call, happening right now. But overall, it sounds like Office 365 has turned the corner with channel partners (IT news)