Products with lapsing service support include Windows XP Service Pack 2, Vista RTM, Windows 2000 and Windows Server 2003.
Bob Muglia's talk at a Goldman Sachs technology event on Tuesday was chock full of forward-looking statements.
Sophos researchers concluded that Windows 7 could achieve in practice what Windows Vista hoped to achieve in theory.
- By Stephen Swoyer
A marketing report released this week profiled two important Microsoft products, with mixed results.
- By Anne Watkins
Microsoft unveiled two new desktop virtualization applications as part of its bundle of tools for managing Windows 7 deployments.
Dell last week announced plans to acquire systems management solution provider Kace for an undisclosed amount.
- By Herb Torrens
Microsoft plans to release an update for Windows 7 today to counter software piracy.
- By Anne Watkins
Microsoft changed its product naming scheme for its embedded operating system family, taking a cue from its Windows 7 desktop OS.
A report issued last week by Forrester Research found generally positive views about Windows 7 among some early adopters.
A key Microsoft executive answered questions about the company's business prospects at the Thomas Weisel Technology & Telecom Conference on Monday.
Windows 7 users who have received alarming messages about needing to replace their laptop batteries may just be getting better information.
Microsoft is responding to complaints from some Windows 7 users about a message that suggests impending battery failure when using a laptop.
Here are seven powerful predictions for Microsoft's future.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Microsoft this week issued four specialized fixes for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 products.
Microsoft outperformed expectations in its fiscal second quarter, largely based on consumer Windows 7 spending, according to an announcement Thursday.