Category: Management Systems

Microsoft Hires Former Symantec CEO and IBM Exec John Thompson

Microsoft Hires Former Symantec CEO and IBM Exec John Thompson

The Redmond-based software giant has hired a new board member, John W. Thompson, the Chief Executive Officer of Virtual Instruments and former Chairman and CEO of Symantec. With the addition of Thompson, Microsoft’s board’s size reaches to 10 members. He is currently serving as CEO of Virtual Instruments that provides products ensuring the performance and [...]

Google-Motorola Deal Finally Gets US Approval

Google-Motorola Deal Finally Gets US Approval

After getting a final approval from European regulators, Google has now received a green signal from US regulators as well to finalize its $12.5 billion Motorola Mobility’ acquisition. The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has finally approved the search giant’s supposed acquisition of Motorola Mobility. These are the two major hurdles restricting Google to [...]

Nokia Announces Major Layoffs

Nokia Announces Major Layoffs

With an aim to improve its competitiveness, the Finnish mobile company announced on Wednesday that the company is going to shed 4,000 jobs or 7% of its global workforce, with an aim to move its manufacturing facilities to Asia. The layoff will affect workers in three of the company’s facilities, including Salo, Finland; Komarom, Hungary; [...]