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'Linux on Azure' Cert Program Now Live

Microsoft, in conjunction with the Linux Foundation, released a new Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) program for those seeking Linux on Azure certifications this week.

Microsoft Ending Support for Some .NET Framework Versions

Microsoft sent a warning that versions 4, 4.5 and 4.5.1 of .NET Framework will be losing product support in January.

2 Azure Cache Services Ending in 2016

Microsoft has decided to stop offering a couple of Azure cache services in favor of its Azure Redis Cache service.

Azure Security Center Preview Released

Microsoft last week released the first preview for its Azure-based security tools.

Browsium's Web App Compatability Tool Now Available

Browsium on Monday released a new tool for keeping track of Web app and browser compatibility issues.

Survey Shows IT Views on Windows Server 2016

A survey published Wednesday reveals that IT pros are very interested in Windows Server 2016's upcoming Hyper-V features.

Enterprise Mode Tools for Internet Explorer Improved

Enhancements for the Internet Explorer app aimed at compatibility issues have been released this week by Microsoft.

Dell Certificates Blocked by Microsoft

Two Dell certificates have been rejected by Microsoft due to security concerns.

Microsoft Updates Skype for Business with New Features

Microsoft on Monday announced that new Skype for Business features are now available.

SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3 Released

Microsoft's SQL Server 202 is getting scalability, performance and diagnostics improvements with the arrival of the latest service pack.

Microsoft Launches Second SharePoint 2016 Beta

Microsoft today has made available SharePoint Server 2016 beta 2.

Microsoft Rethinking Mobile Strategy in Wake of Poor Sales

Microsoft is looking to breathe some new life in its mobile strategy.

Customer Lockbox for Office 365 Coming Soon

Microsoft announced that its Customer Lockbox and Advanced eDiscovery tools for Office 365 will arrive on Dec. 1.

Microsoft Outlines Future Security Plans

Microsoft's Satya Nadella on Tuesday gave a more-clear look into its operational security graph.

Microsoft's Office 2016 'Insider' Program Now Live

Microsoft has launched a somewhat similar program to Windows Insider for Office 2016.

Microsoft To Release SharePoint Server 2016 Beta 2 This Month

Microsoft officials have announced that the second SharePoint Server 2016 beta will be here by the end of the month.

Nintex Demos SharePoint Forms Creation Tool

An expert at consulting firm Aptera Inc. recently offered a glimpse of SharePoint forms creation using Nintex's solution.

Microsoft Sheds Light on Windows Store for Business Plans

Microsoft is talking up its Windows Store for Business service plans.

Forefront Web Protection Services Will End in December

Microsoft gave word that the end of the year will see the end of its Forefront Threat Management Gateway Web Protection Services.

Microsoft Adds Device Access Based on OS Versions in Intune

Microsoft has added the ability to block device access to company resources based on the version of the client operating system used in its Intune mobile device management solution.

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