Google has purchased Quickoffice : The announcement comes with a short post published on the official blog of the group in Mountain View, implying as it is simple and straightforward can be the combination of the two companies: Google App on the one hand, the suite-like from Office ‘other, thus bringing under one roof two complementary solutions that Google will now develop synergy based on principles of cloud and with the current offer Google-oriented center of gravity in the field.
Quickoffice has a rich suite of applications for a multitude of platforms and through these safeguards are available to users with tools such as view, edit, or output files in formats typical suite of Redmond. Quickoffice has 300 million installations in 180 countries , bringing much of the mobile is compatible with Microsoft Word as full interoperability with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint formats . For Google it is therefore to bring under its control a bridgehead to be used against the group in Redmond, boasting more inter-compatibilty sfruttarsi be to the benefit of its Google Apps. Three areas on which to focus simultaneously: “consumer”, “business” and “school”, or wherever a productivity suite fulfills its usefulness, even on the move.
The transaction price was not disclosed and strategies ahead of the purchase were not detailed in any way. The team will be integrated into the workforce Quickoffice Google for an acquisition that thus seeks to absorb first experience and skills development in addition to simple projects already in the market. To date, in addition, Quickoffice was offering some of its solutions in the “Pro” version, and thus with specific access costs, but you can now make Google as well as free in order to better pursue their ambitions and their business model.