Microsoft’s acquisition of Yammer has closed today. The acquisition has been approved by all relevant regulatory authorities, and the money has been transferred. Yammer CEO David Sacks must be a pretty happy guy right about now.
“Before Silicon Valley was known for Google employees whisked to work in private shuttles, startups valued in the billions, and people walking around with optical displays strapped to their faces, it was known simply for silicon—the stuff used to make computer chips. ” — The New Yorker