Microsoft plans to lay off thousands of employees
According to the source, Microsoft is pursuing a reorganization that could lead to a reduction of thousands of jobs. First, the layoffs will affect sales. The fact that the company preoriented from sales of packaged software sales cloud services Azure.
What specific units and local offices will be affected is still unknown. Also there is no information about whether the touch reorganization unit, manufactured Surface. The beginning of the year for him was quite successful, but then sales declined by 26%. The company explained it increasing competition and obsolescence of the current line of devices. Since then was presented models of the Surface Pro and Surface Pro Laptop, which may correct the situation.
We will add that today, the company employs approximately 121 500 employees.