Rumors that Microsoft would spend perhaps $60 billion to acquire Salesforce.com sound ludicrous, though stranger things could happen.
The new Docker Machine preview lets you build Docker VM hosts on various compatible OS hosts, hypervisors and clouds.
Azure Stack seeks to provide cloud-like infrastructure in enterprise datacenters using Windows Server 2016, System Center 2016 and Hyper-V that mirrors the capabilities of Azure.
Ignite event profiles new security tools and patch approaches.
VMware has rolled out its first major new hypervisor platform in three years and introduces some features not yet in Hyper-V.
Microsoft used its Build event yesterday to entice investors, with lots of numbers to account for its business shift to the cloud.
SharePoint's popularity can be attributed to Microsoft's willingness to change with the times. If it's to survive in the enterprise, it's going to need to continue to evolve in a cloud-based world.
The introduction of containers to Windows Server, Hyper-V and Microsoft Azure tied with Windows PowerShell automation paves the Microsoft path to DevOps and support for cross-platform modern apps.
The fact that AWS is a $5 billion business was in the range of expectations. But now that it's making money, some say Amazon should spin it off, while others are less impressed by the margins.
Microsoft announces at RSA Conference that it will extend its bounty program, which pays up to $100,000, for those who find and help mitigate security flaws.