Here's 10 companies we think Microsoft should buy right now to solidify its place in a variety of markets.
- By Lee Pender, Jeffrey Schwartz
Old habits can die hard, but is the current way you're doing backup really the way it should be done?
Microsoft has scheduled the release of Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials for the first half of 2011, the company announced on Monday.
A new Windows storage server option for small businesses appears to coming down the pipeline: Breckenridge.
Experts described optimal preparations for deploying Exchange 2010 at the TechMentor Las Vegas event last week.
Backup software has come a long way in recent years. We compare four products that should prove useful, particularly for small to midsize enterprises.
- By Paul Schnackenburg
Addressing one of the key objectives of cloud computing, Microsoft today said its Windows Azure platform will be available as an appliance that can run on customer and partner premises.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
A free tool from Microsoft can make backing up data in Windows Server 2008 R2 efficient and almost hassle-free. Here's how to use it effectively.
- By Jeffery Hicks
The 3X Remote Backup Appliance is a useful system that can serve as your company's private backup cloud.
- By Brian Freedman
Iron Mountain on Monday said it has acquired e-mail and SharePoint archiving solutions provider Mimosa Systems for $112 million.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
The Microsoft File Classification Infrastructure can help you simplify data identification.
- By Alan Maddison
Compliance is a complex undertaking, but with the right philosophy and tools it's well within your grasp.
- By Jon William Toigo
After introducing the Triple Crown last year, Redmond knocks one out of the park in 2009 by honoring winners of four consecutive Reader's Choice Awards in the same category.
Cloud platforms might offer cost savings and other benefits, but they can also have costly bottleneck issues.
Microsoft released a public beta of System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010 on Tuesday.
With support for Hyper-V in Service Pack 1, Microsoft's System Center Data Protection Manager can be the ideal application for backing up virtual machines.
Cloud computing promises cost savings, increased flexibility and improved remote access to resources, but these advantages come at a cost.
- By William Jackson
Microsoft, Check Point and McAfee provide three whole-disk encryption options; we examine each and choose the best of the bunch.
- By Tony Bradley
A group of leading standards development organizations are working jointly to foster common standards for cloud computing and storage.
Tips to keep your data clean, green and organized.