Microsoft has extended its Windows 7/8.1 product support on Intel Skylake devices for an additional year.
Microsoft will pull the plug on support for the RC4 cipher used with its Edge and Internet Explorer 11 browsers, starting next month.
Microsoft today started rolling out Windows 10 mobile as a free upgrade for those with Windows Phone 8.1 users.
Organizations awaiting the commercial release of Microsoft's emerging Windows 10 Mobile operating system will face lots of caveats when using Azure Active Directory (AD) for identity and access management.
Microsoft described a new "reporting portal" that's rolling out as early as today for Office 365 subscribers.
Office Online Server will be "essential" for SharePoint Server 2016, Microsoft indicated late last week.
SharePoint Server 2016 reached its "release-to-manufacturing" (RTM) milestone today.
Microsoft announced the release today of its System Center Configuration Manager 1602 update.
Microsoft unveiled its latest open source proposed contribution to the Open Compute Project (OCP) yesterday, which aims to bring more flexibility to datacenter hardware switches.
Microsoft laid out the case for enterprises to ditch Oracle's database system for its own at this week's Data Driven conference in New York City.
Many domain-connected systems woke up on Wednesday with an icon to upgrade to Windows 10, which caught many IT admins off guard.
Microsoft added short-term options this month to its Products and Services Agreement.
Microsoft announced some Skype for Business additions this week, with availability targeted for this year.
Microsoft's fiscal year ends on June 30, offering a negotiating opportunity for organizations that license its software.
Microsoft on Monday announced that its SQL Server 2016 database system will be coming to the Linux platform.
Microsoft's traditional fall and summer Windows 10 update release cycle, as seen last year, may not be the pattern for this year, according to reports.
Microsoft today announced a worldwide commercial rollout of its Office 365 Admin Center management console, which will start happening in a few weeks' time.
Microsoft announced the release of its StorSimple Virtual Array product this week.
The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), a nonprofit organization promoting the use of cloud security best practices, has announced the formation of a new Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) initiative.
- By John K. Waters
Organizations should keep up to date with Windows updates and they should patch their line-of-business applications, too.