Organizations are showing greater interest in using cloud services for database backup and disaster recovery scenarios, according to a Microsoft-sponsored study.
Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) 2014, a suite of six tools for IT pros, was released for download today.
Microsoft has acquired Wellington, New Zealand-based GreenButton for an undisclosed amount.
Microsoft's .NET Framework Repair Tool has been updated to include Framework versions 4.5 and 4.5.1.
Microsoft announced a limited public preview of its Azure Intelligent Systems Service this month.
Microsoft announced today that it plans to increase the default storage capacity of OneDrive for Business clients from 25 GB to 1 terabyte (TB).
Microsoft this week started delivering the next update to Windows Intune, which is its cloud-enabled device management product.
Exoprise is offering a free tool that measures the costs of moving from Microsoft's Exchange Server 2003 to Office 365 Exchange Online.
Novell today hit the final barrier in its antitrust legal dispute with Microsoft.
Microsoft this week warned Windows Server 2012 users against uninstalling older .NET Framework versions.
The purchase of Nokia's devices and services business by Microsoft for $7.2 billion became official on Friday.
Microsoft on Thursday announced it will be bringing new preview service tiers to Microsoft Azure SQL Database.
Microsoft met financial analyst expectations today with the release of its third-quarter fiscal-year 2014 earnings report.
Microsoft's faster Windows client release cycles may be putting the squeeze on organizations, which also have to keep pace with Windows Server, Visual Studio and tool updates.
The product replaces Forefront Identity Manager and is expected to be available in the first half of next year.
Equinix Inc. is rolling out connections to Microsoft's public cloud by adding Microsoft's Azure ExpressRoute technology to its datacenters worldwide.
Microsoft has quietly rereleased Service Pack 1 for SharePoint Server 2013.
Microsoft is rumored to be planning the release of a second update to Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 for some time later this year.
The annual Verizon security report found that hackers are becoming both more efficient and quicker in their attacks.
Microsoft has released "previews" this week of two Microsoft Azure Active Directory synchronization features.