Microsoft Corp (MSFT)
Earnings Release  FY12 Q2
Seventh consecutive quarter of double-digit revenue growth
Windows Server premium and SQL Server premium revenue both grew double-digits
Multi-year licensing revenue up mid-teens Y/Y
System Center revenue up over 20% Y/Y
Enterprise Services revenue up 19% Y/Y
Significant customer wins in SQL Server, System Center, and Windows Azure

Server and Tools revenue increased reflecting growth in both product sales and Enterprise Services. Product revenue increased $328 million or 10%, driven primarily by growth in SQL Server, Windows Server, Enterprise CAL Suites, and System Center, reflecting continued adoption of Windows platform applications. Enterprise Services revenue grew in both Premier product support and consulting services.

Server and Tools operating income increased primarily due to revenue growth, offset in part by higher costs of providing products and services

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Server and Tools
RESULTS (in millions, except percentages)
Q212 Q211 Change
Revenue $ 4,772 $ 4,288 11%
Operating
Income
$ 1,996 $ 1,711 17%
FY12 Earnings Release Schedule
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