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10 Tips for Securing Active Directory Environments

Managing accounts with a security-first approach will help to avoid costly incursions.

How To Classify Data in Windows Server 2012 R2

Create custom classification rules using this step-by-step guide.

A Microsoft Band 2 Wish List

While Microsoft may want to promote its smartwatch like it should be, it's a solid device that looks to be much improved with its second version.

Will Office 365 Groups Displace Team Sites?

While Microsoft has been a bit cryptic about the future role of Office 365 Groups, it will be up to enterprises and their needs to determine what is best for them.

First Look: Office 365 Video

Enterprises looking for an alternative to YouTube for sharing videos will find much to like with Office 365's offering.

'Critical' Internet Explorer RCE Flaw Fix Highlights October's Patch Tuesday

Microsoft released a small patch featuring six bulletins.

What Does Cortana Really Know About You?

Limit your digital personal assistant from knowing a little too much about yourself.

Microsoft to Reboot Mobile Windows Strategy, Again

October is shaping up to be a busy month for Microsoft. The company is on tap to launch -- but not necessarily ship -- a bunch of new hardware devices this month.

SharePoint Tasks Reborn with New Office 365 Planner

Microsoft plans to release Office 365 Planner, a feature within Groups for team-based organization, as an alternative for SharePoint tasks.

How To Create File Screens in Windows Server 2012 R2

Get a glimpse into your file servers with this often overlooked tool.

Managing Office 365 Message Archiving Settings

Tweak how long Exchange Online keeps e-mails before archiving them.

How To Move a Hyper-V Virtual Machine to New Hardware

While the process won't take too much time, it's a bit more complicated than it should be.

Attackers Targeting Cisco Routers with Modified Firmware

The attack replaces the hardware's IOS, allowing for traffic to be secretly monitored and the further injection of malware.

Digital Inking and Windows 10

While some apps work well with Surface 3's pen input method, Microsoft is dropping the ball when it comes to Office and digital Ink.

How Microsoft Is Rekindling Excitement for SharePoint

Listening to what users want and tackling the cloud in a unique fashion has helped to gain some of the SharePoint shine that might have been lost in the past few years.

Microsoft's September Security Patch Includes Cumulative IE and Edge Update

Multiple memory corruption flaws look to be fixed with this month's Patch Tuesday offering.

Microsoft Finalizes Acquisition of Cloud Security Vendor Adallom

The deal looks to strengthen online protection of data across Microsoft's cloud services.

Windows 10: The First Month

While there's been the occasional minor bug here and there, Brien's first month with Microsoft's new OS has been relatively pain-free.

Microsoft Rumored To Be Developing Malware Detonation Platform as a Service

The first hint of the new project comes from a job listing posted by the company.

Does Linux Love Microsoft?

It's time to evaluate Microsoft's true relationship with the open source community.

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