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Microsoft To Kill SQL Server 2005 Support in 2016

Organizations running SQL Server 2005 will be cut off when it comes to official support next year, Microsoft announced this week.

Microsoft Releases 4 'Critical' Bulletins for April's Security Update

Microsoft released today its monthly security patch with four bulletins rated "critical" and seven rated "important."

Windows SMB Security Flaw Detailed

A new Windows security issue was revealed by security firm Cylance that could lead to a hijack of user credentials.

Microsoft To Boost Office 365 Security with Advance E-Mail Threat Protection

New security tools for Office 365 that will protect e-mails from harmful links and phishing attacks was announced by Microsoft this week.

Organizations Being Hit by the 'Dyre Wolf' Trojan

According to a security report by IBM, an active attack campain is currently being used to steal millions from overseas enterprises.

Microsoft Acquires Office Collaboration Tools Maker LiveLoop

Microsoft announced that it has bought the San Francisco-based LiveLoop -- maker of Microsoft Office collaboration tools.

First Project Spartan Browser Preview Released

Google Warns Against Fradulent Internet Certificates

Google found unauthorized digital certificates for many of its domains that had been issued from Egypt on Friday.

Next Windows 10 Preview Build Now Available for Some

Microsoft released a new Windows 10 preview for its "fast-ring" testers this week.

ExpressRoute Connections Expanded for Office 365

Microsoft's ExpressRoute service is expanding to include options for those organizations looking to connect to Office 365.

Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 Security Features That Avoid Passwords

Microsoft today named two security features that will appear in Windows 10 that will diminish the importance of using passwords to ensure device security.

Dynamic Group Rules for Azure Active Directory Hits Preview Stage

Microsoft this week has announce a new Azure Active Directory feature that allows for group rules to be written.

Microsoft Steps Up Windows 10 Preview Release Schedule

Microsoft is considering increasing the rate in which Windows 10 previews are released to the public.

Intune Mobile Management Features Added to Office 365 Apps

Microsoft's layered security approach for mobile management was discussed during a Web broadcast this week.

Microsoft Alters SharePoint Server Update Policy

Microsoft's SharePoint Server update policy has changed after the company announced they would come through Windows Update last month.

Is a 'Nano Server' Element Coming to the Next Windows Server?

A source claims that Microsoft's next Windows Server could include a "Nano Server" element.

Microsoft Learning Retakes Available on MCSD Exams

Microsoft Learning's Second Shot program will allow those that have taken an exam and failed to retake the test for free through May 31, 2014.

What's Next for System Center Configuration Manager?

Microsoft has recently provided some information on where System Center Configuration Manager is heading.

Azure Active Directory Password Rollover Feature Shown Off

A "preview" last week of an automatic password rollover feature for organizations that use shared social media accounts was released by Microsoft's Azure Active Directory team.

Android and iOS Outlook Apps Get Management Controls

New IT controls for Microsoft's Outlook apps for Android and iOS devices have been announced.

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