Much more than a minor upgrade, Windows Server 8 brings many new features and functionality. Brien Posey walks you through the server's interface, management tools, virtualization and storage capabilities.
Your picks for 2011's best Windows IT products in a wide variety of categories.
E-mail is an essential business communication tool, so ensuring high availability (HA) with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 is important. Here's how.
- By Jaap Wesselius
Microsoft released two Solution Accelerator tools for IT pros late last month.
Microsoft released new test versions of some of its System Center 2012 management applications this week.
Research In Motion today initiated an open beta trial of a new BlackBerry service that works with Microsoft Office 365.
Microsoft today launched the second generation of its Windows Intune-hosted PC management service.
E-mail archiving has changed in the newer versions of Outlook. Here's how you can stave off some confusion and avoid help-desk calls.
- By Derek Schauland
New security evasion techniques can be used to get through firewalls, researchers contend.
- By William Jackson
Microsoft on Thursday released Service Pack 3 for SQL Server 2008.
Whether or not the future of Windows administration will be the command line, you're doing yourself a disservice by not at least strongly considering this possibility (and preparing accordingly).
- By Greg Shields
Microsoft opened Day 1 of its SharePoint 2011 conference taking place in Anaheim, Calif. this week by talking about the what's coming next -- including a "major update" for SharePoint Online.
The new Windows mobile platform, code-named "Mango," brings back some of the synchronization features important for enterprise use.
Comprehensive suite helps IT pros manage Active Directory.
- By Greg Shields
When someone inside an organization steps across legal or ethical boundaries, an IT professional is often the first -- and sometimes last -- line of defense. These are the stories of IT people who have thwarted malfeasance in their organizations -- and there's advice for aspiring IT heroes, too.