There are other factors beyond incentives that weighed-in in favor of North Virginia
Arguably, Virginia offered Amazon the best workforce
Choosing Virginia over New York City was the right business decision for Amazon
Choosing Virginia is a strategic decision made based on qualitative analysis, not quantitative.
Virginia is not on the top 10 list of states that rank better for business growth, number of patent creation and taxation
Virginia has a significantly aging population with the median age of the state being 37.8 years
Virginia has the 38% of its population with a Bachelor's degree.
The Virginia state did not offer competitive incentives
Companies that survive and flourish for a number of years have a clearly defined generic strategy which helps gain the competitive advantage in the market while growth strategy defines the ways to gain market leadership position
Office365 has some great collaboration features in the recent versions
Few additional apps of Office365 which enhance the user experience and add great value
Notes app of Office365 is better than Keep app of G-suite
Content Management is more secure in Office365
Emails and configuration capabilities are again better in Office 365
Wordprocessing, spreadsheets and presentations are powerful in Office 365 whereas Minimalist in G-suite