Gartner: Microsoft Facing 'Disruptive' Competition From Apple and Google

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.

Exchange 2010 Service Pack 2 Released

Microsoft's second service pack for Exchange Server 2010 includes update rollups plus a few requested items.

Exchange Server 2010 SP1 RU5 Arrives, Sans Outlook Fix

Microsoft Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 Service Pack 1 shipped this week, but it deferred including a fix for an Outlook problem that stalled its earlier RU4 update.

Update Flaw in Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 SP1 Explained

Microsoft shed some light on Wednesday on what caused the problem and why the Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1 Update Rollup 4 (RU4) was pulled.

Don't Apply Update Rollup 4 to Exchange 2010 SP1, Says Microsoft

Microsoft alerted customers with Exchange 2010 SP1 not to install "Update Rollup 4" until further notice.

Microsoft's Cloud-Based Exchange Service Out for Hours

Microsoft's cloud-based Exchange went offline for a few hours on Wednesday across North America.

San Francisco Pegs Microsoft Exchange Online for E-mail Service

Both the city and county of San Francisco have chosen Microsoft's hosted Exchange service.

70-663 PRO: Exchange 2010 for IT Professionals

Exchange 2010 is hot; this Pro-level exam is hotter.

Report: U.S. Continues World Spam Lead

The United States is responsible for almost one in five spam e-mails sent out, according to Sophos, a data protection and security company.

Microsoft's Live@edu To Morph Into Office 365

Microsoft on Tuesday shared additional details about its next-generation Live@edu service offering for the education market.

Live@edu Gaining Higher Ed Traction

Microsoft's Live@edu software gained four million new student users over the last three months worldwide.

Google Gets Second Chance on Fed E-Mail Contract Won by Microsoft

The Interior Department can't award a noncompetitive contract to Microsoft, a federal judge has ruled. 

Google Offers Gmail Protection for Microsoft Exchange

Google announced an e-mail continuity service on Thursday to support premises-based Microsoft Exchange.

USDA Buying Microsoft Cloud Services

The Agriculture Department is moving its e-mail, document-sharing, and other collaboration tools to Microsoft's cloud infrastructure to save money and improve efficiency, USDA officials said today.

Test Lab Guide for Exchange 2010 SP1 Released

Microsoft has issued a guide for setting up a lab testing environment for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1.

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