Santa Clara County chooses Microsoft Office 365

It’s incredibly rewarding to find business synergies with our neighbors, which is why we’re happy to announce that the county of Santa Clara has selected Office 365 as its new communications and collaboration software for all 15,000 of its employees. The efficiencies of using a cloud-based platform will be far-reaching, when you consider that the…

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Microsoft Opens New Office at Moffett Towers in Sunnyvale

Employees from across Microsoft’s campuses in the San Francisco Bay Area gathered in Sunnyvale today to celebrate the opening of the new office at the Moffett Towers.  The 237,121 square foot facility is a brightly colored office designed to foster a collaborative environment that promotes innovation and productivity. The ceremony brought together leaders from across…

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Microsoft’s Sid Espinosa Honored, a “New Standard in Excellence”

We have reason to celebrate! Microsoft Silicon Valley’s Corporate Citizenship Director Sid Espinosa was recently honored by the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HARC) with its annual Young Hispanic Corporate Achievers Award at a ceremony in Chicago, followed by two days of intense workshops and sessions centered on Hispanic conclusion. In light of the fact…

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Microsoft Sponsors Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Annual Luncheon

Leadership is an attribute found in abundance here in Silicon Valley. With many worldwide-renowned businesses calling the Valley their home, it’s no wonder that this region is known for some of the best and brightest minds from around the world. In an effort to bring together many of the Bay Area’s leaders, the Silicon Valley…

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Microsoft Supports San Francisco Education Initiative Aimed at Helping Students Succeed in Competitive U.S. Job Market

  Today, San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee joined Microsoft, the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD), the San Francisco Education Fund and Beyond 12 to announce an education initiative that focuses on enabling students through technology to enhance their learning and succeed in the competitive U.S. job market. Research shows that 61 percent of the…

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Microsoft Rolls Up Its Sleeves with Other Valley Companies and Community Groups to Plant 200 Trees in East Palo Alto

Microsoft, along with seven other top Valley companies and community groups, planted more than 200 trees at Greek Oaks and Cesar Chavez Academies in East Palo Alto last weekend. The trees will provide shade, as well as cleaner air, for the more than 800 elementary and middle school students in the area. Led by Canopy,…

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Welcome to the Microsoft Silicon Valley Blog

Welcome to the Microsoft Silicon Valley blog where you can find posts on news, events, opportunities, community efforts and the people of Microsoft Silicon Valley and our industry and community partners. There are nearly 2,000 Microsoft employees in the Silicon Valley who represent virtually every business and group within the company. You will find a…

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