The following year, the company Bill Gates will offer its popular office suite in its version for the Apple-tablet.
It is believed that the Office for the iPad will take good place in the ecosystem of cloud services Office 365, and the documents that users will be working on the tablet will be compatible with desktop versions of Office. In other words, a new product in places like Redmond Office for Windows Phone and iWork for iPad – in regard to synchronize documents and “transparency” of access to them regardless of the environment, mobile or desktop.
Pricing policy of Microsoft in this case will be aligned with iOS-version of office suite Apple iWork, that is, for each Office application for the iPad will ask $ 10.
Microsoft’s interest iPad fueled by two things: “apple” tablet dominates the market, and Office is placed second after the Windows cash cow.