November 6th, 2015
Microsoft and Nikon will continue to cooperate profoundly
Microsoft and Nikon signed the agreement on cross-licensing of the patent decisions connected with digital photoequipment of Nikon and consumer electronics from each company, but there are points which demand performance only from Nikon that, most likely, means a huge zaintrigovannost of the Japanese company.
Nikon means that cooperation with the greatest softovy company finally will allow to add a large quantity of the innovatorsky goods in the portfolio. Before the company already cooperated in the field of introduction of wireless data transmission in cameras and development ON for processing of RAW images.
«Our company is interested and further to be the pioneer of the digital photoindustry and to amuse our users innovatorsky technologies — Naoki Tomino, the director of division of intellectual accessory of Nikon says. — This agreement is logic continuation of long cooperation with Microsoft».
Microsoft over the last 5 years signed more than 500 license agreements with such companies, as Fuji Xerox, LG Electronics, Samsung, Epson, also with Olympus and Pentax.