A leopard can't change its spots, but Microsoft's embrace of open source looks to prove otherwise. Critics in the community have their doubts, but business realities are changing the climate in Redmond.
- By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
Microsoft noted today that its Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 (TP3) release has some installation nuances to note.
Microsoft today released SharePoint Server 2016 "IT preview," as well as a preview of a new "cloud hybrid search" Office 365 capability.
Microsoft and Mesosphere announced today that they are collaborating to bring the open source Apache Mesos datacenter orchestration solution into Windows Server.
Microsoft today released its Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 10.
While both will get the job done, one is better suited for those doing some heavy duty content management.
Microsoft released an out-of-band update for all supported versions of Internet Explorer today after active attacks using the hole have been seen in the wild.
Organizations may want to avoid Microsoft's OneDrive for Business for now.
SharePoint deployment decisions depend on the business case, and there are lots of factors to weigh.
Microsoft announced this week that it is working on a more team-oriented Yammer, and it will be bringing along some mobile app improvements, too.
While Microsoft has yet to discuss what is in the pipeline after SharePoint 2016, it's easy to infer what the company is planning by taking a look at today's product and service line.
- By Christian Buckley
Cumulative updates for Internet Explorer and Microsoft's newest browser Edge should be this month's top priorities.
Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 will be arriving this month, along with new Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 10.
How OneDrive for Business can be your file share for SharePoint and Office 365.
- By Nikkia Carter
The second technical preview of Microsoft Hyper-V 2016 might not look much different than the first but it has some important new features.