Microsoft and LinkedIn complete acquisition, begin prioritizing integrated scenarios

December 8 2016

Microsoft and LinkedIn acquisition

Microsoft announced that it has completed its acquisition of LinkedIn, a process which started in June 2016 and concludes shortly after the European Commission gave it the green light on Tuesday.

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Prior to co-founding, Jason was a Principal Software Consultant at Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC), where he implemented solutions, trained customers, managed software development, and spent some time in the pre-sales engineering organization. He has also held consulting positions at CSC Consulting and Monitor Group.

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