Microsoft, for its part, says the market is big enough for the companies to co-exist.
“The team at SkyGiraffe is doing great work and we are big fans of their solution," Microsoft Ventures Principal Aya Zook said in an emailed statement. "The enterprise mobility space covers a broad range of customer needs and we believe there are great opportunities for both of our organizations. Microsoft Ventures takes an altruistic approach to supporting the startup ecosystem with a passion for helping them to make their ideas succeed. While we may have some overlap in our offerings, we see the startups of today as potential business partners of tomorrow.”
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