Another Microsoft Reorganization, Circling The Wagons 'Round Windows

08/01/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The head of Microsoft's Platforms and Services Business (which includes the online business), Kevin Johnson, is headed to Juniper Networks.

Microsoft is also splitting its online business in half:

* Windows Live (Internet Explorer, Hotmail, Microsoft Messenger, Spaces) will now live within the Windows division.
* The ad and media assets (aQuantive, ad-serving, search, MSN) will stay in a separate online services division.

A source close to Microsoft says the changes were driven by two factors


Check out the Huffington Post's Microsoft big news page for a snapshot of the company's news earlier this month and year.

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