Microsoft's "convenience rollups" for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 aren't playing well with some VMware virtual machines (VMs), the two companies warned this week.
Microsoft's Identity Protection preview for its Azure Active Directory service got some new capabilities this week.
Microsoft is starting to roll out its Advanced Security Management service today for its Office 365 E5 subscribers.
Microsoft and Xiaomi Inc. announced an intellectual property deal this week that will put Microsoft Office and Skype on Xiaomi's Android-based tablets and mobile phones.
Microsoft's latest database platform arrived on schedule on Wednesday.
Organizations with Enterprise Agreements (EAs) can now move their existing SQL Server licenses to Azure Virtual Machines using prebuilt images, Microsoft announced late last week.
Microsoft will add a new malware scanning option for consumers with the Windows 10 "anniversary update" release that's coming this summer.
Microsoft announced this week that its Remote Desktop application for Windows 10 clients will be exiting its current preview state in "the next couple of weeks."
Microsoft has been expanding its cloud services infrastructure of late, including a new trans-Atlantic subsea cable that's being built in partnership with Facebook.
Office 365 updates will be arriving to Microsoft's business subscribers this month.
Microsoft announced a further restructuring of its Windows Phone hardware business today, with a near $1 billion write down and hundreds of job cuts.
This weekend, Microsoft upgraded users to Windows 10 via a new ploy.
Dell last week unveiled a new line of flash storage arrays that looks to expand the use of the storage format in enterprises.
Microsoft has postponed its roll out of new security certificates for Azure Active Directory, which was supposed to have occurred today.
IT pros looking for new job beginnings this spring may face somewhat dampened prospects, given current U.S. trends.
Microsoft is planning some Group Policy enhancements for organizations using both the Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge browsers.
Microsoft this week released update 1605 for System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) technical preview.
Enterprise NoSQL database provider MarkLogic Corporation unveiled a preview of the latest version of its namesake database platform at its 11th annual user conference last week.
- By John K. Waters
As part of the Microsoft/Nokia deal, the company today announced that it has shed its feature phone unit to Hon/Hai Foxconn Technology Group and a partner of Nokia Corp. called HMD Global Oy. for $350 million.
- By Scott Bekker
Microsoft has updated its Azure SQL Data Warehouse service with several key new features including Azure Active Directory authentication.