Satya Nadella today emailed staff with a new mission statement and outlook that will see Microsoft laser focused on mobile and the cloud. According to the letter obtained by GeekWire, Microsoft’s CEO is affirmative but also straightforward and honest, and he admits that company will face tough decisions in the coming months. He writes in his memo that;
[signoff icon=”pencil”]”Our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more,This mission is ambitious and at the core of what our customers deeply care about. We have unique capability in harmonizing the needs of both individuals and organizations. This is in our DNA.”[/signoff]
As of now, Microsoft’s focus is mobile and it’s future is in the cloud. This means that Microsoft will put all it’s productivity services like the Office Suite and others on as many devices as possible, and plus also lead the advancement of cloud computing.
[signoff icon=”pencil”]”We will need to innovate in new areas, execute against our plans, make some tough choices in areas where things are not working, and solve hard problems in ways that drive customer value.”[/signoff]
Nadella’s latest glimpse into the future is far more promising than it is sobering and the launch of Windows 10 has made him more excited than ever.
[signoff icon=”pencil”]”We have approached Windows 10 with a growth mindset and obsession for our customers, We aspire to move people from needing Windows to choosing Windows to loving Windows.” [/signoff]