Google conducted a large-scale corporate restructuring, splitting business units and himself, as well as create a new master named Alphabet.
The search engine giant’s founder, Larry Page and Sergey Brinn, moved position so the leadership of the new parent.
Page, the company’s website, explaining that Alphabet is a combination of various companies, most of it is Google. Given its name is Alphabet, naturally then there are allegations that the holding company will give birth to children beginning with A to Z.
Currently there are at least nine companies that fit with the speculation. They are business units of Google which then stood alone under the auspices of the Alphabet, as the following list:
A – for the Alphabet, the parent company that houses other units.
C – Calico, a business unit focused on the health sector to find ways to get longevity.
C – Capital, a business unit in the field of investment.
F – Fiber, fast internet service providers to use fiber cabling.
G – Google, the largest company leader Sundar Pichai with a focus on search engines, advertising, maps, apps, YouTube, and Android.
L – Life Sciences, maker of contact lenses units that can megukur someone glucose levels.
N – Nest, the unit that handles the smart home technology.
V – Ventures, a unit that handles investment.
X – X-Lab, a laboratory where they produce experimental technologies such as Wing, drones delivery.
Thus, there are two companies that fill the alphabet C. Meanwhile, there are 17 other letters, such as B, D, E, I, to Z, which have not been filled and it is unknown what will be filled by Alphabet.
Especially for the letter B, there is a possibility Alphabet will fill it with the company Boston Dynamics. The robot maker company purchased by Google in 2013 ago and it is unclear whether it will remain under the Google or not.
For information, Page who is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) said the reason for the restructuring of the Alphabet so that each company can focus on looking for new opportunities. Sergey Brinn, colleagues founded Google, served as President of Alphabet.
Sundar Pichai promoted to CEO of Google. Men born in Tamil Nadu, India, it has been a career at Google since 2004 and held various key positions, one of them as Chief Product.