The Windows Server 2016 "Insider" preview Build 16237 of the fall update only supports Server Core deployments and a stripped-down Nano Server option with improvements to Hyper-V, RDMA for trusted guests and support for persistent memory.
Microsoft is promising to describe new details this month about hyperconverged infrastructure improvements that will be coming to the next major release of Windows Server 2016.
Microsoft has created a "Windows Insider Lab for Enterprise" test network for Windows Insider participants.
Despite Microsoft patching many of the security vulnerabilities, including the one that led to the WannaCry attack, it's a smart move to disable the protocol to avoid future security headaches.
Chatbots are the new apps that have fueled the growth of Slack and are now the key focus in expanding Microsoft Teams and Office 365.
- By Christian Buckley
Microsoft has changed the default settings for Azure Active Directory refresh tokens, but just for new tenancies.
With the massive sizes of Hyper-V VMs, it might be a good idea to put a hard cap on how large they can grow to.
Will Microsoft Teams ride on the coattails of Office 365, or will compatibility among business-grade intelligent bots leave room for Slack, HipChat, Google Hangouts and even Facebook Messenger, among others?
- By Terena Bell, Jeffrey Schwartz
Microsoft has issued a preview of a new Windows debug console that's described as being "less intimidating" and "a bit easier for beginners."
Microsoft today announced a public preview of new Azure Active Directory Domain Services support for virtual networks using Azure Resource Manager.
Doing IT yourself might seem like a smart way to save money, but the risks aren't worth it.
Look for Azure, advanced AI and Microsoft's growing love for Linux to be focal points at this year's conference.
Microsoft has a new program to provide technical support to organizations called "Microsoft Unified Support."
Microsoft this week indicated that it might take some time before Windows PowerShell 2.0 will get removed, even though organizations should still be working to get rid of it as a potential security hazard.
Microsoft announced some Azure management developments this week, including a new feature release, plus a few previews.