Microsoft's History And Future Strategy Beyond 2020
SearchWindowsServer, November 27th, 2019
November 27, 2019,
Volume 260, Issue 4

"In 1975, a 20-year old Bill Gates stated a bold ambition that many at the time thought naive: his fledgling startup would put a Windows computer on every desk and in every home.

Gates, and his co-founder Paul Allen, never quite realized that ambition. They did however, grow "Micro-Soft" from a tiny, underfunded company selling a BASIC interpreter for the Altair 8800 PC to a $22.9 billion company selling operating systems, applications and tools with a 90% share of the microcomputer software market by the year 2000 - 25 years into Microsoft's history. Close enough..."

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