Amazon Web Services (AWS) and VMware announced a partnership to deliver a vSphere-based cloud service, which will run in Amazon's cloud.
- By John K. Waters
Microsoft this week announced that its Azure Active Directory Domain Services is commercially available.
Microsoft's latest cloud service that combines components of its CRM and ERP offerings, Dynamics 365, will arrive Nov. 1.
Microsoft is previewing an Azure Active Directory capability that lets organization have better control over application access by end users.
Microsoft announced a couple of "general availability" milestones for two Azure Active Directory products this week.
The solution provides flexibility for those wanting a combination of cloud, on-prem and hybrid deployments.
- By John K. Waters
Microsoft offered a progress report this week on its OneDrive for Business improvements, sharing mobile, browser, synchronization and IT enhancements.
Microsoft took the stage at its Ignite show in Atlanta on Monday to announce the expansion of Azure to new regions, including Germany and four other areas.
- By Scott Bekker
Microsoft unveiled a few details about its emerging flagship enterprise products today as it kicked off its Ignite event for IT pros in Atlanta.
Microsoft today initiated a blocking process to address potential "account overlap" issues when end users sign up to access Microsoft services.
Microsoft and Ping Identity announced a partnership today that could help organizations that need to authenticate users that are trying to access older ("legacy") Web applications.
Microsoft plans to show off a new preview of Service Fabric on Linux at its Ignite conference, starting on Sept. 26.
Microsoft will be broadening discussion of its Upgrade Analytics preview solution by making its technical team available for questions, starting this week.
Microsoft unveiled a preview today of its Azure portal's new Azure Active Directory features for administrators.
Microsoft plans to commercially offer its Azure Active Directory Identity Protection service and its Azure Active Directory Privileged Identity Management service, starting on Sept. 15.
Microsoft today announced the opening of new datacenters in the United Kingdom.
Microsoft late last week announced that its cloud-based security solution, Advanced Threat Analytics (ATA) version 1.7, is now available.
Some new SharePoint Online and Office 365 Groups enhancements for end users are coming soon, Microsoft announced this week.
Microsoft will be swapping out the Intune Groups capability in its Intune mobile management service for its Azure Active Directory Groups approach, starting next month.
Microsoft's decision to deliver the first iteration of Azure Stack only to engineered systems from Dell, HPE and Lenovo surprised some customers and partners, but the company believes it will ensure a more consistent and reliable experience.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz