110 Total Quotes

Steve Ballmer Quotes

Steve Ballmer,
In general, 50 percent of searches do not lead to the desired outcome. Does anybody not believe that the search experience is going to be dramatically better 10 years from now? Does anybody deny it would be nice to search within the enterprise and outside the enterprise?
Steve Ballmer,
#Believe

Steve Ballmer,
By bringing together the software experience and the service experience, we will better address the changing needs of our customers' digital lifestyles and the new world of work.
Steve Ballmer,
#Experience

Steve Ballmer,
Turner's experience as a proven leader of people in Wal-Mart's incredibly dynamic sales environment; his IT background as CIO of a world-class company and his familiarity with our products and technologies as a Microsoft customer for more than a decade uniquely qualify him to serve as our COO,
Steve Ballmer,
#Environment

Steve Ballmer,
I like to tell people that all of our products and business will go through three phases. There's vision, patience, and execution.
Steve Ballmer,
#American Businessman #Business

Steve Ballmer,
Through deep collaboration with our customers and partners, today we're delivering powerful new platform capabilities with unprecedented integration between the server infrastructure and development tools.
Steve Ballmer,
#Collaboration

Steve Ballmer,
I don't know what a monopoly is until somebody tells me.
Steve Ballmer,
#American Businessman

Steve Ballmer,
And we learned an important lesson: Today's business software doesn't look enough like today's businesses,
Steve Ballmer,
#Business

Steve Ballmer,
[During the bachelor years in the early '80s, the math-camp mentality was accompanied by a frat-boy recreational style. Gates, Ballmer and friends would eat out at Denny's, go to movies and gather for intellectual games like advanced forms of trivia and Boggle. As friends started getting married, there were bachelor parties involving local strippers and skinny-dipping in Gates' pool. But eventually, after Gates wed, he took up more mature pursuits such as golf.] Bill got into golf in the same addictive way he gets into anything else, ... It gets his competitive juice flowing.
Steve Ballmer,
#Bachelor

Steve Ballmer,
I do think that there is such a strong interest in demand for improvements in information technology that we will continue to see a pretty strong information technology sector, no matter what happens with some of these global economic factors,
Steve Ballmer,
#Information

Steve Ballmer,
The phones that people have today are not the phones that people will want to use in the XML generation,
Steve Ballmer,
#People

Steve Ballmer,
Given the excitement and enthusiasm from many of the game developing companies here in Japan, I expect us to do quite well,
Steve Ballmer,
#Enthusiasm

Steve Ballmer,
Our customers have been intimately involved in the development process for Windows 2000 since its inception, and they expect nothing less than the highest-quality, most reliable platform on which to run their businesses.
Steve Ballmer,
#Customers

Steve Ballmer,
This agreement is a significant milestone for consumers and content owners, since it will greatly extend the reach and flexibility of digital entertainment in the home. By integrating our Windows Media(R) platform technologies with the DIRECTV service, we have created a pipeline for an incredible variety of premium digital entertainment to move seamlessly and securely throughout the home to anywhere a DIRECTV customer wants to enjoy it.
Steve Ballmer,
#Agreement

Steve Ballmer,
The number one benefit of information technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. It lets people be creative. It lets people be productive. It lets people learn things they didn't think they could learn before, and so in a sense it is all about potential.
Steve Ballmer,
#American Businessman #Information

Steve Ballmer,
Bill brings to the company the idea that conflict can be a good thing,
Steve Ballmer,
#Company

Steve Ballmer,
Today's announcements underscore our commitment to executing decisively and rapidly in the online services space by forming a seasoned management team that is dedicated to improving and facilitating commerce for consumers,
Steve Ballmer,
#Commitment

Steve Ballmer,
We have an incredible opportunity...to revolutionize the Internet user experience. We need to deliver our next generation services platform in order to do that. And we need Bill Gates 100 percent focused on helping architect that.
Steve Ballmer,
#Experience

Steve Ballmer,
More than ever, Microsoft's growth opportunities abound as a result of our strong product innovation pipeline, ... Kevin's leadership of global technology, sales, marketing and services will help us ensure we harness this potential and fully realize the growth opportunities before us.
Steve Ballmer,
#Growth

Steve Ballmer,
I think it would be absolutely reckless and irresponsible for anyone to try and break up this company [Microsoft].
Steve Ballmer,
#Company

Steve Ballmer,
The lifeblood of our business is that R&D spend. There's nothing that flows through a pipe or down a wire or anything else. We have to continuously create new innovation that lets people do something they didn't think they could do the day before.
Steve Ballmer,
#Business

Steve Ballmer,
I see great opportunity for revenue growth for Microsoft coming from the mid market,
Steve Ballmer,
#Growth

Steve Ballmer,
I've never thrown a chair in my life.
Steve Ballmer,
#Life

Steve Ballmer,
Accessible design is good design.
Steve Ballmer,
#American Businessman #Design

Steve Ballmer,
But IT pros should ask one thing and one thing only: 'Am I getting the best products and services that allow me to run my business at maximum efficacy.' The answer for the lion's share of the time will be in favor of Microsoft products and solutions, and we feel you shouldn't have to think about Linux if you do not want to,
Steve Ballmer,
#Ask

Steve Ballmer,
They don't have the resources to build custom solutions,
Steve Ballmer,
#Custom

Steve Ballmer,
We had too many products that we were trying to sell to too few customers in the mid-market.
Steve Ballmer,
#Trying

Steve Ballmer,
We will make our products work out of the box.
Steve Ballmer,
#American Businessman