Microsoft has dropped its plans to implement a proposed "Enterprise Advantage" contract option that would have given organizations potentially better bulk software purchasing discounts.
Microsoft this week unveiled coming licensing additions that will extend patch support for Windows Server or SQL Server products for six more years.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Microsoft announced a partnership with Qualcomm this week at its WinHEC event in Shenzhen, China.
Microsoft announced a preview today of a new Azure Active Directory Pass-Through Authentication capability, as well as a preview of a "seamless" single sign-on feature.
Microsoft today announced a December change in its servicing model for older Windows environments after some customers got tripped up by the new patch model.
Microsoft is planning to deliver some added security improvements for organizations when the Windows 10 "Creators Update" gets released.
Microsoft today announced that the Azure Active Directory PowerShell 2.0 module has reached the "general availability" milestone.
Microsoft has published a brief new guide for organizations grappling with the ongoing Shell Hashing Algorithim-1 (SHA-1) deprecation, which is a security concern for browser users and Web site operators.
A Microsoft Most Valuable Professional this week disclosed a current security flaw that's associated with Windows in-place upgrades.
Microsoft added Office 365 end user feature improvements this month for desktop, browser and mobile apps.
A well-known security group is disputing Microsoft's claim that Windows 10 has good enough security protections without using the Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit.
Microsoft indicated today that Windows 10 version 1607, the "anniversary update," is now ready for deployment by organizations.
Microsoft may love Linux, but that love has some technical limitations, at least when it comes to using Windows tools to alter Linux files.
Microsoft on Friday announced the availability of Update 1610 for its System Center Configuration Manager client and server management system.
Microsoft this week released Azure Data Lake as a generally available, production-ready service.
Microsoft put the spotlight on Linux during its Connect() event for developers this week, including an announcement today that it had joined the Linux Foundation.
Microsoft today announced that the first service pack for SQL Server 2016 is now available.
Microsoft announced a few Azure milestones today and showcased developer options to tap into its new compute capabilities.
Microsoft today announced a new Outlook Customer Manager solution for small businesses as part of its Office 365 Business Premium subscription plan.
Security firm Kaspersky Lab is crying foul after accusing Microsoft of creating an environment in Windows 10 that puts competing security products at a disadvantage compared to the company's Windows Defender.
- By Scott Bekker