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The 10 Biggest Microsoft News Stories Of 2018

From surging cloud growth, to Windows 10 update woes, to the blockbuster GitHub acquisition, we round up the biggest Microsoft stories that affected solution providers this year.

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Microsoft's Big Year

After Microsoft's massive sales and channel reorganization of 2017, the company has seen less in the way of big overhauls in 2018, and more focus on executing the strategies in place. And the execution appears to have gone well, with quarter after quarter of strong growth from the Redmond, Wash.-based tech giant.

That doesn't mean there were no major changes--Microsoft split up its Windows team in March, for instance--but Microsoft partners say innovation and seizing market opportunities have been the dominant themes of the year. "The speed of innovation from Microsoft has not slowed down," said Ric Opal, vice president at Oak Brook, Ill.-based SWC Technology--adding that "the focus on business issues by the sales team" has been another top highlight. "The focus has clearly shifted away from product," Opal said.

What follows are the 10 biggest Microsoft news stories of 2018 affecting solution providers.

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