Organizations mostly expect to save on travel, teleconferencing and meeting expenses by adopting Microsoft's Lync unified communications solution, according to a recent survey conducted on behalf of Dell.
Microsoft has implemented the S/MIME e-mail security standard across its hosted and server-based Exchange products, the company announced this month.
According to ICD's latest smartphone market projections, the Windows Phone platform will have the fastest-growing market share over the next four years.
Microsoft released Service Pack 1 for Microsoft Office 2013 last week with little or no publicity.
Microsoft's Devices and Studios Group Head Julie Larson-Green will move to a different division at the company once former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop rejoins Microsoft.
Microsoft plans to release updates to Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 sometime this spring.
Microsoft announced that a number of new partners, including Foxconn, are joining the Windows Phone hardware scene.
Microsoft announced a bunch of Windows Azure management improvements on Thursday.
Microsoft has changed the name of its Office Web Apps.
An Office 365 service that lets IT pros set the conditions for message encryption is now commercially available.
Microsoft gave assurances this week that it isn't abandoning Service Manager as part of its System Center management suite.
Not all Windows XP operating systems will become security risks after April 8.
Microsoft has simplified the Yammer log-in process for users of its Office 365 solutions.
Microsoft marked the release of its Power BI for Office 365 last week with a live demo at the annual Strata Conference in San Jose, Calif.
- By John K. Waters
Microsoft declared the start of a new era of communications during today's keynote at the second annual Microsoft Lync Conference.
- By Scott Bekker
Windows Azure-hosted Dynamics CRM services and a new release of Dynamics CRM Online is scheduled to be launched by Microsoft this year.
Microsoft let it be known this week that Service Pack 2 for SQL Server 2012 will be coming "later this year."
Microsoft announced improvements to its Exchange Online Protection service this week.
Reseller denies its decision was based on Microsoft's payout reductions.
- By Scott Bekker
Partnership could make Chromebooks an upgrade consideration for organizations.
- By Michael Domingo