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Posey's Tech Predictions for 2018

According to Brien's take on the Microsoft tea leaves, the year ahead should bode well for Hyper-V and Azure customers. On the other hand, Windows 10 S users may want to brace themselves.

Quantum Computing: A Quick Primer

For those new to the field of quantum computing, here's an overview of what this emerging tech can do.

Microsoft's Quantum Computer and Why It Matters

Microsoft's investments into this emerging technology made some big waves this year.

My 2017 Tech Predictions Revisited: How Did I Do?

From AI becoming more mature to Microsoft's augmented reality advances, Brien's predictions from the start of this year were right on the money.

Microsoft Improves Notifications to Office 365 Subscribers

The constant stream of new features and updates is great, but keeping track of all the changes can be a serious headache. Luckily, Microsoft isn't leaving its customers to figure it out alone.

Using Microsoft Hololens, Revisited

While the hardware might not have changed much since last year, the experience has definitely been improved.

5 Microsoft Highlights in 2017 that Fell Under the Radar

In no particular order, I'm going to note the most-overlooked happenings from 2017.

Datacenter Trends Round-Up: HPE, One Stop Systems and More

HPE sets its sights on bringing artificial intelligence to the datacenter, while the multitenant datacenter market is poised to grow thanks to the innovations of green technology.

Removing Unwanted Office 365 Directory Synchronizations

With help from the Microsoft Office Services Sign-In Assistant, you can delay or pause synchronizations in Office 365.

Taking a Look at Office 365 To-Do

While the app has potential to be a great way to keep on top of tasks, it needs some improvements.

Make CEOs and Boards Accountable for Breaches

Nearly two months after Equifax revealed perhaps the worst breach of consumer data to date, more revelations of incompetence emerge, and yet the only ones who pay the price are the customers.

Growing Pains Persist in Microsoft's Quest for Enterprise Focus

Under CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft increasingly has been focusing on its enterprise software and services strengths.

Who's Watching the Watchers? It Better Be You

As the threat landscape gets more complicated, one possible solution seems obvious: Deploy more third-party security software. But what happens when those programs turn out to be part of the problem?

Western Digital Unveils World's Largest Capacity HDD

Using MAMR technology, the high-capacity hard drive disks will be perfectly suited for enterprise datacenters.

How To Create Alert Policies in Office 365

Create general or custom alerts when configuration changes have been made in Office 365.

Microsoft Backs 'Dreamers'

Few businesses leaders have been more outspoken than Microsoft President Brad Smith, backed by his boss CEO Satya Nadella, himself an immigrant, about Trump's move to end DACA.

Windows 10 Update Rules Change Like a Game of Calvinball

The "Calvin & Hobbes" cartoon's imaginary game of making the rules up as you go is a near-perfect representation of what modern IT has become.

LinkedIn Integration Comes to Office 365

Outlook's new LinkedIn hooks will help personalize e-mails to those you might not know too much about.

Task Management with Office 365 Planner

While there are many tools out there that will help you keep on top of your tasks and assignments, Office 365 Planner integrates useful collaboration tools in its offering.

Hitachi Launches Vantara, Unveils Smart Data Center Suite

The new suite will include increased support and security tools for datacenter managers.

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