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Multifactor Authentication Added to Hybrid Exchange PowerShell Tool

IT pros managing Exchange Server and Exchange Online accounts via remote PowerShell now have the ability to protect those sessions with multifactor authentication.

Windows Server 2012 Support Extended

The life of Windows Server 2012 support, which was originally set to expire at the beginning of 2023, has been extended by Microsoft.

Microsoft Releases 'Largest' Monthly Security Patch

After skipping the February Patch Tuesday release, Microsoft is back with a larger-than-usual rollup of fixes.

Microsoft Teams Now Generally Available for Office 365 Customers

Microsoft on Tuesday announced that the Microsoft Teams chat service is now available for some Office 365 business subscribers.

Azure Active Directory Limited Access for SharePoint and OneDrive Now In Preview Form

Microsoft this week said that its latest Azure Active Directory management option aimed at alleviating data leakage in SharePoint and OneDrive is now in preview.

Microsoft's Plans for Windows Server on ARM

Microsoft shed some light on how datacenters will operate with Windows Server on ARM processors.

Update Size Reductions Coming to Windows 10

While Windows Insider Program testers already have access to smaller Windows 10 update packages, the feature will roll out for all customers with the OS's next major update.

SharePoint Online Improvements Rolling Out for Office 365 Customers

Office 365 users are starting to receive some improvements to SharePoint Online this week.

Premium Assurance Plans Now Available for Windows Server and SQL Server

"Premium Assurance" coverage plans for SQL Server and Windows Server can now be purchased from Microsoft.

System Boot Flexibility Coming to Windows 10 with Creators Update

Windows 10 "creators update" will bring some tweaked user controls when released this coming spring.

Network Performance Monitor for Operations Management Suite Released

Microsoft's Network Performance Monitor tool for the company's Operation Management Suite (OMS) is now available.

Support for Exchange Server 2007 Ending Next Month

Microsoft this week is reminding users of Exchange Server 2007 that official support will be coming to an end in April.

Google Details SHA-1 Web Security Issues

Details on the broken state of the Shell Hashing Algorithm-1 (SHA-1) were released by security experts at Google last week.

Microsoft Reveals SharePoint's Upcoming Plans

Microsoft revealed some of SharePoint's roadmap details this week.

Adobe Flash Player Security Patch Arrives from Microsoft

Microsoft this week released unannounced security updates for Adobe Flash Player in Windows.

Kubernetes Support Comes to Azure Containers

Azure Container Services will be receiving support for Kubernetes workloads in the near future.

Microsoft Moving February Security Patch to March

February's security update, which missed its Feb. 14 release, will now be arriving with March's patch, Microsoft said.

Microsoft's February Security Patch Delayed

Microsoft's February "patch Tuesday" release did not arrive as scheduled.

Office 365 Secure Score Now Available

Microsoft last week released Office 365 Secure Score API, the company's security analytics tool aimed at evaluating data risk levels in the cloud service.

Upcoming Windows 10 Security Improvements Outlined

Microsoft on Friday announced new and improved security features coming to Windows 10 in the near future.

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