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Microsoft Addresses Windows 10 Preview Issues

The bluescreen issues that have affected some Windows 10 preview testers has been fixed, according to Microsoft.

Microsoft Releases Active Directiory Improvements

Last week's release of multiple Azure products and services included many Active Directory improvements.

Next Windows 10 Preview Coming in January

Microsoft is planning to release a "January technical preview" for its upcoming Windows 10 next month.

19-Year-Old Windows Flaw Finally Gets a Fix

Microsoft has released a fix for a vulnerability that has been hidden in plain sight since 1995.

Microsoft Tweaks Per User VDA and Software Assurance Licensing

New per-user licensing have been rolled out by Microsoft for its Virtual Desktop Access (VDA) and Windows Software Assurance (SA) licensing plans.

Survey: Security Threat Increase Predicted

The sophistication of attackers is outstripping chief information security officers' (CISOs) ability to fend them off and the number of threats has increased markedly.

Internet Explorer 11 Backward Capability Options To Expand

Expanded support for IE 11's Enterprise Mode backward compatibility options is expected to arrive next month.

New Office 365 Manangement Controls Previewed at TechEd Europe

Microsoft showed off some management and security improvements to Office 365 today, including new device management (MDM) controls and data loss protection (DLP) features.

Test PowerShell DSC Module for Exchange 2013 Released

Microsoft earlier in the month released a test solution for managing Exchange Server 2013 configurations.

Windows 10's ID Management and Security Controls

Microsoft outlined some of the new security features making its way to the company's next OS.

Microsoft's Guidelines for Deploying Windows

Microsoft released this week a guide for IT on how to properly deploy Windows, no matter the environment size.

October SharePoint Cumulative Update Released

Microsoft this week released updates for both SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013.

Microsoft's Device Manager Tool To Be Called 'Microsoft Intune'

Microsoft plans to rename Windows Intune, calling it "Microsoft Intune" with its next major update release.

Microsoft Planning To Simplify Windows 10 App Deployments

Microsoft announced Windows 10 earlier this week and has already highlighted some perks for the enterprise to come, but even more details concerning Microsoft's Windows 10 vision came from an Oct. 1 blog post (now inaccessible).

Microsoft Releases SQL Server 2008 R2 SP3

SQL Server 2008 Release 2 Service Pack 3 has been released by Microsoft.

'Groups' Office 365 Collaboration Feature Rolling Out Now

A new Groups collaboration feature for Office 365 started to roll out to subscribers on Thursday, according to Microsoft.

2 Microsoft Cert Exam Types Available Online

The Microsoft Certified Professional and Microsoft Technology Associate exams can now be taken online from remote locations.

Office on Demand Feature Halted for Office 365 Subscriptions

Microsoft has announced that starting in November, the Office on Demand feature from Office 365 subscriptions will be eliminated.

Microsoft Shuts Down Trustworthy Computing Group

Among the 2,100 employees laid off on Thursday, Microsoft shut down the company's Trustworthy Computing (TwC) Group.

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