Microsoft research group in China every year in more than $100 million, of which for most of human resources. In three to five years, the group’s staff from 800 to 3000. Expanded
Zhang said, talent is very important, Microsoft Office 2007 in addition to need more research and development, but also search leader the most talented students. In the last fiscal year, Microsoft China research and development groups are growing rapidly, the existing staff more than 1000 people, at present, Microsoft China research and development group is Microsoft global research and development institutions fastest developing speed. At the same time, Microsoft (China) won the first global best branch of Microsoft.
Meanwhile, Microsoft will continue to increase the investment to the Chinese market, and hope in the next 5 years, China’s most powerful made Microsoft technology r&d strength.
Google, says that in China’s no upper limit for recruitment, as long as it is excellent talent, absolutely no number of restrictions. Kai-fu lee said, the current plan is, by the end of this year, will Google China academy of engineering physics scale from 100 to 350, the expansion of r&d leader in China and overseas engineers double the number.
According to zhang, said Microsoft Office 2007 China research and development group fiscal 2007 recruitment and research and development program, the promulgation of the Microsoft founder gates and ballmer has DuoCi discuss CEO. Gates pledged him, China research and development groups for many people, and the development budget are not certain restrictions.
Battle of the research and development
It is because of high quality talents, said zhang accumulation, Microsoft China research and development group for one year, product innovation ability get promoted, they to Microsoft core product development, such as Windows V ista, Office, Exchange and shift and the mainstream product all has the contribution.