Microsoft and Oracle have released previews of virtual machine images that enable Oracle workloads to run on Windows Azure.
Microsoft announced today that it plans to merge its Microsoft Management Summit event into its TechEd event next year.
Microsoft released its first 2013 report that tallies global law enforcement requests for information on online services use by customers.
Microsoft has released a new app and system monitoring tool that can be used by developers and IT pros alike.
Microsoft's Windows Azure-based multifactor authentication service launched as a product today.
Microsoft's Outlook e-mail program has been sending regular messages into the junk bin, Microsoft noted this week.
Microsoft announced some updates today to its preview version of Power BI for Office 365.
A survey conducted this summer by Gartner Inc. found high interest in big data among organizations.
A Microsoft executive delivered a keynote presentation for the first time to an Oracle OpenWorld audience Tuesday, unveiling the fruits of a partnership between the two software giants announced last summer.
- By John K. Waters
Novell had another setback in its legal dispute with Microsoft over WordPerfect and Windows 95.
Microsoft indicated last week that Windows Server 2012 R2 can't properly run any versions of Exchange yet.
Microsoft held a launch event today to announce the newest line of its hybrid PC Surface tablets.
- By Scott Bekker, Jeffrey Schwartz
Smartphone and tablet maker BlackBerry Limited announced today that it has reached a preliminary agreement to be acquired for $4.7 billion.
Less than a third of organizations still need to move off Windows XP, according to an industry study.
Microsoft explained nuances regarding its restructuring efforts at its annual Financial Analyst Meeting on Thursday.
Canonical and Microsoft announced this week that the open source Ubuntu Juju tool used for services orchestration now works with Windows Azure.
Microsoft today rolled out a "release preview" test version of Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7.
Microsoft issued a security advisory today for all supported versions of Internet Explorer.
Microsoft described today how those not currently running Windows 8 can purchase the forthcoming Windows 8.1 operating system from online and retail stores.
Microsoft today issued the release-to-manufacturing version of Windows 8.1 Enterprise Edition to its TechNet and MSDN subscribers.