Chipmaker AMD recently issued microcode updates to its OEM partners that protect Windows 10 systems against Spectre variant 2 attack methods.
A new channel-release preview of Windows Server build 17639 released this week includes two new features: a so-called "Storage Migration Service" and improvements to the Storage Replica feature.
A new user interface for carrying out Azure Active Directory logins will take effect in June, Microsoft announced this month.
Microsoft recently gave an overview of how to set up Hybrid Cloud Print, a Windows Server 2016 feature that can tap Azure Active Directory to enable printing for bring-your-own-device Windows 10 clients and domain-joined Windows 10 clients.
Intel's guidance publication for April indicates that it isn't planning to release microcode updates for some of its processors to prevent Spectre attack methods.
The '90s-era File Manager that first debuted in Windows 3.0 can now be used on Windows 10 as an open source Visual Studio solution.
A new Web service that publishes network data endpoints that are used to connect to Office 365 services is now in preview.
Microsoft is giving the general public access to artificial intelligence training courses that mirror its own internal AI education program.
Microsoft recently unveiled the newest addition to its security arsenal: Project VAST, a tool designed to surface security problems visually.
Version 1803, the designation for the next semiannual channel release for Windows Server, will arrive in the first half of this year, Microsoft said recently.
A new browser-based Remote Desktop Web Client is now available for preview from Microsoft.
Microsoft this week published some Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) open source code on the GitHub repository.
Microsoft recently added two "next-generation" Azure Monitor alert capabilities -- "metric alerts" and "log alerts."
Recently publicized processor security issues have chip maker AMD scrambling to develop firmware updates.
Both MySQL and PostgreSQL are now generally available on the Azure Database service, Microsoft announced recently.
Microsoft this week officially took the wraps off Windows Server 2019, releasing a preview and announcing a general availability date by year's end.
Microsoft is offering security researchers cash rewards in exchange for information on "speculative execution" side-channel CPU vulnerabilities via a new bug bounty program.
Microsoft's Azure Service Fabric platform will be housed at the GitHub code repository in an open development process, the company said last week.
Microsoft last week expanded some Spectre microcode approvals, as well as lifted an anti-virus compatibility check for some Windows 10 version 1709 devices.
Microsoft has updated its Azure Virtual Machine service to accommodate workloads requiring isolated and GPU-optimized instances.