Brien's back with some more thoughts after spending extensive time with Microsoft's Windows 8 tablet.
The Enterprise Strategy Group described Windows Server 2012 as a "no brainer" for businesses to deploy.
An analyst with financial services company Morgan Stanley downgraded expectations for Microsoft's stock.
Don't call it a security vulnerability.
The Computer Electronics Show in Las Vegas kicked off on Monday with a keynote address by Dr. Paul Jacobs, chairman and CEO of Qualcomm Inc., but Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer also took to the stage for almost 10 minutes in the limelight.
A Microsoft executive claimed today that 60 million Windows 8 licenses have been sold to date.
Dynamic Access Control in Windows Server 2012 can help IT improve file server authorization and authentication by reducing Active Directory groups.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
While Microsoft may recommend installing the "Server Core" version of Windows Server 2012, it may not be the right fit for you.
- By Greg Shields
Microsoft offered guidelines for businesses buying new Windows 8 devices, as well as Windows RT machines.
Microsoft announced this week that System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 reached its "release-to-manufacturing" milestone.
Brien points to Windows 8's metered Internet settings and others as very useful touches Microsoft included in its latest OS.
Microsoft announced this week that non-Microsoft outlets will be able to start selling Microsoft's Surface tablets soon.
Microsoft is offering a limited-time deal to its Windows 8 Pro customers in which they can add Media Center at no extra cost.
There's no longer a firm dividing line between IT and development skills -- especially not with Microsoft System Center 2012. Greg Shields explains why.
- By Greg Shields
A consumer marketing firm found that Windows device sales haven't got much of a Windows 8 push so far.