Microsoft and Nokia form global alliance to design, develop and market mobile productivity solutions

12. August 2009 at 22:57

Today Nokia and Microsoft announced a new alliance in which the will working on design, development and marketing of productivity solutions. This is bringing Microsoft Office and other Microsoft business software to Nokia’s smartphones.

The worldwide leader in software and the world’s largest smartphone manufacturer have entered into an alliance that is set to deliver a groundbreaking, enterprise-grade solution for mobile productivity. Today, Microsoft Business Division President Stephen Elop and Nokia’s Executive Vice President for Devices Kai Oistamo announced the agreement, outlining a shared vision for the future of mobile productivity. This is the first time that either company has embarked on an alliance of this scope and nature.