Network Management


Microsoft Releases SQL Server 2016 RC3

In a blog posted on Friday, Microsoft announced that the final release candidate for SQL Server 2016 is now available.

Microsoft Indicates Demise for Older Active Directory Sync Tools

Microsoft gave notice on its older Active Directory synchronization tools, giving IT pros almost a year to move to its newer Azure Active Directory Connect tool.

How To Run Universal Apps While Logged in as an Administrator

While the cause to run universal apps logged in as an admin may never come up, it's now possible to do this in Windows 10.

Office 365 Poll Shows Wide Adoption Despite Some Challenges

The popularity of Office 365 applications and services among organizations remains high, according to new survey results.

Exchange Server 2007 Losing Support Next Year

Microsoft gave notice this week that Exchange Server 2007 will be falling out of support in less than a year.

How To Get Started with Deduplication in Window Server 2012

Reduce duplicate data and free up space quickly with this Windows Server feature.

SQL Server 2005 Product Support Has Expired

Microsoft signaled the end of support today for its SQL Server 2005 product.

How To Manage Active Directory Groups in Bulk

There's a slow way and a fast way to get this task done. Always go with the fast way.

Microsoft Affixes 'Business Ready' Label to Windows 10 1511

Microsoft announced on Friday that Window 10 version 1511 had transitioned from a "current branch" (CB) release to a "current branch for business" (CBB) release.

How To Reuse Old Disks in Storage Pools

The easiest way to accomplish this task is to modify the individual disk attributes.

Microsoft Goes Live with Cloud App Security Service

Microsoft is now selling its Cloud App Security service.

When PowerPoint Behaves Badly: Dealing with Damaged Files

If you are constantly getting a message to repair a damaged file in PowerPoint, here's a possible solution.

Microsoft Sees Progress with 'Configuration Manager as a Service'

More than 38 percent of organizations have upgraded to the latest System Center Configuration Manager update release, Microsoft reported today.

Cisco Readies SDN-Based Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

Plus: Parallels Remote Application Server bolsters UI and security; Docker Datacenter suite released.

Microsoft Changes Patch Policy on SQL Server Cumulative Updates

Microsoft's SQL Server engineering team wants IT pros to keep up with cumulative update installations.

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