With Windows 8, the CHKDSK utility gets better.
Microsoft said improved Remote Desktop Services will roll out along with Windows Server 2012.
Microsoft's May security update includes three bulletin items classified "critical" and four "important."
Microsoft's May Patch Tuesday offering will feature three "critical" and four "important" bulletin items targeting 23 vulnerabilities.
Quest Software announced two new migration solutions for organizations moving to Exchange Online and Office 365.
Version 4 comes with improved detection capabilities, automatic remediation and a streamlined interface.
The Conficker worm should continue to be a top concern in enterprise security -- even though there hasn't been a new variant seen in the wild in over two years -- according to Microsoft.
The next test version of Windows 8, called a "release preview," will arrive in the first week of June.
Along with a new limit to the amount of free storage space provided, Microsoft on Monday announced improvements to SkyDrive.
Devices running Windows RT (or Windows 8 on ARM hardware) can be used for both personal and business purposes.
Microsoft's code-named Windows Server 8 solution now has the official product name of "Windows Server 2012," which was announced today at the Microsoft Management Summit (MMS).
Microsoft reporter Mary Jo Foley looks more closely at a product roadmap that Microsoft released to partners last year. In it, Office and SharePoint look to be released early next year.
Microsoft Learning revives older designations in a reinvention of the certification program that addresses cloud skills.
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Six bulletins patching 11 flaws is the order for this month's Microsoft update.
This month marks the passing of a few Windows and Office product lifecycle milestones.
Microsoft will release six bulletin items in its April security update, according to the Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification.
According to a news report, Microsoft's System Center 2012 was released to volume licensing customers yesterday.
An industry-sponsored report released this month questions whether Microsoft's hosted offerings always represent the lowest cost option vs. other Microsoft-stack approaches.
Usernames and passwords of 170,937 subscribers to a military online dating service leaked online Sunday. A group calling itself "LulzSec Reborn" has claimed responsibility.
Windows 8 beta testers who are also looking at IE 10 will eventually run into a new feature, called "enhanced protected mode."