Windows XP increased its market share by 0.67 percent, while Windows 7 took a slight hit.
According to officials testifying at a Senate hearing this week, targeted cyber crime threats are a growing concern of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Microsoft released a new free tool that helps IT pros find those elusive .PST files that Exchange creates.
Microsoft provided details of a new service that helps SQL Azure users monitor the security of databases residing in Microsoft's cloud.
Microsoft's next-generation productivity suite has reached the technical preview stage, with a public beta test version slated for release by summer.
Dell added to its partnership with Microsoft (and VMware) on "private cloud" technologies by announcing a new hardware product designed to host as many as 200 virtual machines.
Microsoft indicated today that SQL Server 2012 is nearing product release.
A "secure boot" feature that Microsoft will require of computer makers with Windows 8 continues to draw controversy.
Microsoft's financials stayed positive during its fiscal second-quarter, based on earnings results published today.
Microsoft on Tuesday announced the availability of all eight System Center 2012 solutions as release candidates available for testing.
Microsoft has outlined details of its next-generation file system, which will make its debut in Windows Server 8.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
In celebration of Bill Gates' Trustworthy Computing's (TwC) decade of operation, Microsoft released a retrospective of the company's quality assurance strategy.
Microsoft officials said sales of PCs may have fallen more drastically than analyst predictions and that the decline will continue in the coming quarters.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
As expected, Microsoft released seven security bulletins for this month.
Microsoft revealed that Windows 8 will have a sophisticated "storage spaces" feature that works with NTFS.
January's Security Update from Microsoft will feature six fixes for Windows and one fix for Microsoft developer tools, according to the company's advance notice.
Rumors have Acer, Lenovo planning tablets running Windows 8 on Intel's x86 "Clover Trail" system-on-chip silicon, which may be available as early as June.
Microsoft will start silent updates of users' Internet Explorer browsers next month.
Microsoft's growth spurt peaked about a decade ago, says the analyst firm, and they add that the company faces potentially "disruptive" competition, mostly from Apple and Google.
December's security update comes with 13 bulletins fixing a range of Microsoft products. The good news? Only three are rated critical.