Early this month, Microsoft announced that it had acquired Perceptive Pixel, the company’s Giovanni Mezgec , General Manager, Office Division, Microsoft confirmed today that all closing conditions for Microsoft’s acquisition of Perceptive Pixel (PPI) have been met, and the deal is completed. PPI Founder, President, and CTO Jeff Han join Microsoft as a general manager and will report to Kurt DelBene. PPI’s expertise in hardware, software and thought leadership will contribute to success in broad scenarios such as collaboration, meetings and presentations.
Here is what Kurt DelBene, president, Office Division for Microsoft said:
“The acquisition of PPI allows us to draw on our complementary strengths, and we’re excited to accelerate this market evolution,” said Kurt DelBene, president, Office Division for Microsoft. “PPI’s large touch displays, when combined with hardware from our OEMs, will become powerful Windows 8-based PCs and open new possibilities for productivity and collaboration.”