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The 10 Most Controversial Companies Of 2014 (So Far)

Tech companies are no stranger to controversy, and this year is no exception. Here are 10 examples of companies that have been shaking things up in the first half of 2014.

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Microsoft has made two big moves this year that have caused concern in the channel. In January, it slashed incentive payments to partners who influence sales of Office 365 in Enterprise Agreement volume licensing contracts.

In July, Microsoft shared some details on its plan to start offering free Office 365 migrations sometime this fall, a move that would put it in competition with partners who've built businesses on selling these services.

Microsoft has long been considered one of the industry's most channel-friendly vendors, but moves like these have some partners wondering what's next -- and looking more closely at contingencies with other vendors.

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