Microsoft yesterday announced the third quarter of the fiscal year earnings report, and Office 365 income once again become one of the main highlights. Overall, the third quarter, productivity and business process revenue reached 8 billion US dollars (up 22%), Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in the company's profit phone stressed that Microsoft crossed an important milestone, more than 1 per month Billion of Office 365 business users, an increase of 35%, revenue grew 45%.
Microsoft said Office 365 commercial products and revenue grew 7%, business revenue by Office 365 grew 45%, office consumer products and cloud services revenue grew 15%, Office 365 consumer users increased to 26.2 million. As early as January, Microsoft said in its earnings report for the second quarter of fiscal year 2017 that Office 365 consumer users reached 24.9 million, which means that the company won 1.3 million subscribers in the previous quarter. However, it is clear that Office 365 commercial customers are more valuable for Microsoft.
Throughout the industry, customers recognize that Office 365 is the preferred productivity platform. Microsoft is constantly innovating to add new value, the company is expected in the next few months continue to develop Office 365 user base.