Conventional wisdom regarding Microsoft (MSFT) has been that the Windows (PC) and Office...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

Conventional wisdom regarding Microsoft (MSFT) has been that the Windows (PC) and Office divisions are its cash cows, and everything else is a sideshow (if not a profit drain). But that's quickly changing: Microsoft's Server & Tools division generated $2B in operating income in FQ2, up 17% Y/Y. Meanwhile, the Windows division saw its income fall 11%, to $2.85B. MSFT +2.8% AH. (earning call blog)