Microsoft on Monday announced that the first release candidate for SQL Server 2017 is now available to the public.
A few licensing tidbits, and other Microsoft product changes, are showing up in obscure places.
Microsoft recently explained its Windows PowerShell roadmap plans, which will increasingly focus on PowerShell Core, going forward.
Microsoft this week released its first preview build of Windows Server 2016 to its Windows Insider Program testers.
Microsoft this week offered a proposal to jumpstart rural broadband access in the United States, but the plan was immediately condemned by the National Association of Broadcasters.
After less than two years as CEO of Citrix, Kirill Tatarionov is leaving the company.
Microsoft is starting to deliver an intelligent search capability that will make it easier to find photos of drawings, whiteboards, signs and receipts that get stored using the OneDrive cloud storage service.
Microsoft will preview three new applications in the coming weeks for Office 365 Business Premium "first release" testers, according to an announcement this week.
Microsoft this week made it easier to run Linux on Windows 10 systems by putting Canonical's Ubuntu distro in the Windows Store.
Intel announced the general availability of its Xeon Scalable processors, which Microsoft sees as "a cornerstone" for Project Olympus.
Quest today rolled out the first three additions to its new cloud-based solutions for managing Office 365 applications and Azure Active Directory implementations.
Details are emerging of Microsoft's long-rumored, cloud-oriented sales and marketing reorganization this week.
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Microsoft announced a new Windows AutoPilot service this week that promises to ease the provisioning of new PCs for end users.
A preview of the SharePoint Communication Site feature is getting released to Office 365 "first release" subscribers, Microsoft announced this week.
Microsoft today announced an agreement to acquire Cloudyn, a provider of public cloud monitoring services for enterprises, managed service providers and cloud solution providers.
The June 27 Petya outbreak may have been instigated by "wiper" malware that was disguised as ransomware, and possibly it was unleashed by a state actor.
The Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit will be coming back in the Windows 10 "fall creators update," Microsoft announced this week.
Another ransomware outbreak was reported today worldwide, although it likely is using other techniques to spread compared with last month's WannaCry ransomware attack.
A newly published industry survey found that IT pros are proceeding apace with Windows 10 migrations.
The Microsoft Forms service became available as a preview test release this month for commercial Office 365 users.