A year ago, the ink was just drying on Microsoft's $1.2 billion offer to buy Norway's Fast Search and Transfer. On Tuesday, Microsoft will unveil its first set of joint products.
"We couldn't really be happier about the progress," said Microsoft veteran Kirk Koenigsbauer, who serves as general manager for the Fast unit. Not only has the technical work been completed to bring the two companies' products together, Koenigsbauer said, but the December quarter was a blowout for sales of Fast's existing products, which help businesses search their documents.
"Fast itself had … Read more