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Microsoft's New Azure Security Service Released with Virtual Machines Scanning

Microsoft released a new antimalware solution for its various Azure services, including Virtual Machines.

Microsoft Releases New Outlook for Mac for Office 365

Microsoft released new Outlook for Mac software for its Office 365 subscribers today, and announced future roadmap details for Office for Mac.

Microsoft Adds to Gen-2 Open Compute Project

Microsoft is contributing to the Open Compute Project's second-generation Open CloudService specification.

Microsoft Expanding IE 11 Backward Compatibility Options

Microsoft plans to expand the backward compatibility options enabled by the Enterprise Mode feature in Internet Explorer 11, starting next month.

Microsoft Unveils New Health Platform and Microsoft Band Product

Microsoft this week announced the creation of a new cloud-enabled health platform to support apps and devices.

HTML5 Now Finalized as a W3C Recommendation

The Worldwide Web Consortium published HTML5 as a Recommendation this week.

Microsoft Planning To Disable SSL 3.0 Support in December

Microsoft gave notice today that it will disable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 3.0 support in its Internet Explorer browser and in its Online Services, starting on Dec. 1, 2014.

Microsoft Unveils New Office 365 Management and Security Controls

Microsoft today announced some forthcoming Office 365 management and security improvements, including data loss protection (DLP) and mobile device management (MDM) controls.

Microsoft Ending Windows 7 Sales to Consumers This Friday

Retail sales of consumer editions of Windows 7 and Windows 8 are coming to an end this Friday.

Office 365 Subscribers Now Getting 'Unlimited' OneDrive Storage

Microsoft has announced that it is delivering "unlimited" OneDrive cloud-based storage for all of its Office 365 subscribers, starting as early as today

Microsoft Releases Test PowerShell DSC Module for Exchange 2013

Microsoft late last week released an experimental solution for maintaining Exchange Server 2013 configurations.

Amazon Releases Active Directory Gateway to its Cloud

Amazon Web Services has released a new cloud-based identity management solution this week.

Microsoft's Q1 Earnings Up, Except for Some Consumer Licensing

Microsoft reported positive results from its fiscal first quarter, exceeding the revenue and earnings-per-share estimates of financial analysts.

Microsoft Outlines Windows 10 Security and ID Management Controls

Microsoft plans to step up its security and identity management controls with its next-generation Windows 10 operating system.

Microsoft Issues Advice on SSL 3.0 Security Vulnerability

Microsoft is offering more guidance regarding a Secure Sockets Layer 3.0 security flaw.

Microsoft Releases New Windows 10 Tech Preview Build

Microsoft has released its first new public build of its Windows 10 technical preview.

Microsoft Partners with Dell on New 'Cloud in a Box'

Microsoft made several announcements at a press event today about its cloud products, including a new partnership with Dell.

IBM Dumps Chip Division, Reports Weak Quarterly Earnings

IBM announced today that it will be paying $1.5 billion to semiconductor manufacturer Globalfoundries to take over its struggling chip business.

Microsoft Unveils Enterprise Mobility Suite Tech Support Discounts

Microsoft has a program that pays for Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS) technical support costs.

Microsoft Eliminates Some SharePoint Online Features

Microsoft has killed off a few SharePoint Online features.

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