• News

    Azure Traffic Analytics Now Available Commercially

    Microsoft this week declared the "general availability" of Traffic Analytics, a service that checks network activity across Microsoft Azure public cloud infrastructure. 06/21/2018

  • Intel Exec Shakeup as CEO Krzanich Steps Down

    Brian Krzanich is out as CEO of Intel after an investigation into a past consensual relationship with an Intel employee. 06/21/2018

  • News

    Password Protection and Smart Lockout Previews Now Available for Azure AD Users

    Microsoft this week announced the previews of two password security capabilities for organizations using the Azure Active Directory service or Windows Server Active Directory. 06/20/2018

  • News

    Microsoft Acquires AI Startup Bonsai

    Bonsai, an AI startup that was founded by two former Microsoft employees and partially funded by Microsoft Ventures, is now officially part of Microsoft. 06/20/2018

  • News

    Microsoft Releases System Insights Preview for Windows Server 2019

    Microsoft on Tuesday announced a preview of System Insights for Windows Server 2019, which promises to put predictive analytical tools into the hands of IT pros. 06/19/2018

  • News

    Microsoft Adding Policy Transfer Support for Hybrid Exchange Scenarios

    Microsoft's Office 365 Hybrid Configuration Wizard tool, when used by organizations to move Exchange Server configuration settings to Exchange Online, will be getting the ability to transfer policies, too, by the end of this month. 06/18/2018

  • News

    Microsoft Previews Delegated App Management for Azure Active Directory

    Microsoft issued a few Azure Active Directory previews this month, adding role-based access control improvements and the ability to block so-called "legacy" or older authentication approaches. 06/15/2018

  • News

    Intel Issues Advisory on Lazy Floating Point Speculative Execution Flaw

    This week, yet another speculative execution processor vulnerability was uncovered, namely "lazy floating point state save/restore." 06/14/2018

  • News

    Windows 10 April 2018 Update Now 'Fully Available'

    Microsoft has declared the Windows 10 April 2018 release (version 1803) to be a successful one, at least in terms of its telemetry findings, and is now labeling the release as being "fully available." 06/14/2018

  • Datacenter Trends

    Facebook Unveils New Datacenter Cooling System

    Close on the heels of Microsoft's "Project Natick" announcement, Facebook took the wraps off its own water-based cooling technology. 06/14/2018

  • News

    Microsoft Switching Windows Server 2008 SP2 to Monthly Update Rollup Model

    Microsoft plans to switch users of Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 to a monthly rollup patch model, starting in September, according to an announcement this week. 06/13/2018

  • News

    Azure Kubernetes Service Now Commercially Available

    The Microsoft Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) reached "general availability" status on Wednesday, and can now be commercially used in 10 Azure regions. 06/13/2018

  • Caution Rules as Microsoft Unveils Changes to Office Ribbon, Colors and Search

    Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled big feature changes -- on a slow timetable -- for the Office user experience, including a simplified ribbon, new colors and icons, and a search overhaul. 06/13/2018

  • Q&A

    Top Security Mistakes that IT Admins Make (And How To Avoid Them)

    Microsoft MVP Orin Thomas lays out the most common security pitfalls IT administrators face, and how everything from the cloud to company management can make them worse. 06/13/2018

  • Bill Gates-Backed Company Reports Climate Tech Breakthrough

    Since Bill Gates stepped back from the company where he amassed one of history's largest fortunes, he's become arguably the world's most influential philanthropist and social change-minded investor. 06/13/2018

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