Microsoft has completed the takeover of the GitHub service, which was announced last summer. The deal amounted to $ 7.5 billion. Earlier it was reported that the software giant does not plan to convert GitHub into Microsoft. It is not known how soon the investments will be repulsed.
At the same time, some experts consider an effective step, thanks to which Microsoft obtained the rights to a platform with tens of millions of developers. Given the fact that the corporation owns LinkedIn service, the database of specialists looks very voluminous.
Moreover, both services are used by the largest companies in the world, including Apple, Amazon and Google.