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Microsoft owns GitHub after European Commission gives the green light

Microsoft owns GitHub

It’s legitimate news now that Microsoft owns GitHub. After European Commission authorities affirmed the arrangement a week ago, it appeared to be just a short time until the $7.5 billion procurement was finished.

GitHub’s new CEO Nat Friedman, a previous VP of developer services at Microsoft, underscored in a blog entry that GitHub will work autonomously of its proprietor. He said that even though Microsoft owns GitHub, the open-source repository will keep on supporting designers regardless of the tools they carry out their activity (so you can pick Amazon Web Services over Microsoft’s Azure Cloud Services, for example).

Friedman composed that GitHub has three center targets: ensuring the platform is the best option for productive teams and communities; making the repository more accessible to developers everywhere; and boosting performance, reliability and security.

There are plans to enhance search, notifications and how you utilize GitHub on mobile, while GitHub Actions, or, in other words, an open beta, will turn out to be all the more broadly accessible for the stage’s 31 million developers.

The post went on to read: “Our vision is to serve every developer on the planet, by being the best place to build software. This is a dream opportunity for all of us at GitHub, and we couldn’t be more excited to roll up our sleeves and start this next chapter.”

GitHub Inc. is a web-based hosting service for version control using Git. It is mostly used for computer code. It offers all of the distributed version control and source code management functionality of Git as well as adding its own features. It was founded in 2008.

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