The latest major change sweeping the IT industry may be a direct result of the cloud craze, which focuses on cloudifying what has been dubbed the control plane -- a new buzzword that intends to separate "the data" from "the tools that manage that data."
- By Greg Shields
Ignite event profiles new security tools and patch approaches.
Microsoft used its Build event yesterday to entice investors, with lots of numbers to account for its business shift to the cloud.
SharePoint's popularity can be attributed to Microsoft's willingness to change with the times. If it's to survive in the enterprise, it's going to need to continue to evolve in a cloud-based world.
- By Christian Buckley
An updated public "preview" of the forthcoming Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM) product was announced today.
Unveiled at this year's RSA security convention, Customer Lockbox will force any data access by Microsoft to be approved by customers.
Microsoft announced various Azure cloud computing improvements this month, with some services hitting "general availability" status, including a storage service.
Microsoft gave notice this month that it plans to end product support for its Windows Server AppFabric 1.1 solution.
Microsoft's Office Online apps and Dropbox's storage service are now integrated.
Microsoft announced the general availability this week of its Azure DocumentDB service.
Microsoft's enterprise and service provider customers running the Microsoft Cloud Platform System (CPS) can expect to get software updates automatically on a quarterly basis.
Skype for Business will start rolling out to qualified users with April's Patch Tuesday update on April 14, Microsoft announced.
Microsoft announced some Azure improvements today that could be helpful for organizations that use its cloud-based storage services.
Microsoft has issued a second preview of its solution for connecting on-premises Active Directory environments with the cloud-based Microsoft Azure Active Directory service.
Proper planning and avoiding these common pitfalls will make your SharePoint migration go much more smoothly.
- By Maggie Swearingen
Microsoft is expanding its ExpressRoute service as a connection option for Office 365 services.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella outlined the company's "Internet of things" vision at Convergence 2015 today, including Azure and Windows products to come.
Office 365's Clutter feature looks to simplify your inbox by recognizing which e-mails are not important to you based off of behavior.
Microsoft's Azure Operational Insights service can now assess an organization's Active Directory performance.
Microsoft has added its "conditional access" mobile device management capability to its System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager product for organizations using the Exchange Online e-mail service.