Product Case - Microsoft Acquisition

If Microsoft had to acquire one company, what would it be, and why?

01 Outcome
Specify the outcome for the Persona(s) for whom Microsoft builds its current suite of products esp. Office. Keep in mind that we are not focussed on the outcome for the company only for the end user.
02 Available Opportunities & Validation
Based on the Persona describe the set of available opportunities that you have considered. What primary research have you do both qualitative and quantitative that supports the opportunity that you have selected.
03 Alternatives and Assumptions
Describe why you will not choose to pursue some alternatives.
04 Roadmap
Desricbe how did you go about doing product discovery? How do you decide what and what not to build? What is your approach on taking feedback from customers?
05 Success Metrics
Describe the success metrics for your Roadmap (defined above)
06 What we are not doing?
Finally, describe the anti-persona and therefore features you will not be building.

Microsoft Office
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Seamless Sharing
Someone who is concerned about seamlessly sharing with a large remote team
Deals or Ideas do not get across in near real time causing missed business opportunities
Fully integrated fully remote team able to work from anywhere in the world
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On the Go Sally
Convenience of accessing their documents from anywhere and on any device
Unable to manage housework and work with complete flexibility
Fully integrated set of productivity and colloboration tools to create, update, share deliverables
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Organized Eddie
Always have all their information and data organized so that they can find it easily
Hard to search and locate documents, data and information on time
Easy to use service that allows him to find what he is looking for
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Privacy Pam
She is concerned about security of her personal and professional information
Sensitive business and personal data is hacked/leaked that comprises business
Guarantee of security of her data
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Product Strategy
For users who are busy knowledge workers working remotely
Microsoft Office Suite is a Productivity and Collaboration service
that are in the Productivity Tools segment
that makes is easy for your to organize, share, analyze your data and information

Unlike, Google, Asana, Coda, Notion and many others
this product is hyper focused on providing the best integration for knowledge workers on the move

Roadmap


Roadmap
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