Even though the product will actually hit the market sometime in May, Microsoft will kick off a "launch tour" of SQL Server 2008 R2 on April 21, 2010.
Citrix on Thursday described virtual desktop infrastructure performance differences using various hypervisors.
Microsoft on Tuesday described a few BizTalk Server enhancements to come, as well as a new name for its next-generation enterprise server bus product.
Datacenter virtualization projects can open up security issues, according to research from Gartner.
- By Kathleen Hickey
Microsoft reacted this week to a claim that its Virtual PC hypervisor contains a security hole.
- By Jabulani Leffall
Microsoft soon will offer the Opalis solution to server management licensees, the company announced on Wednesday.
Cloud computing has the ability to transform IT , but its success depends on security, said Art Coviello on Tuesday in his opening keynote.
- By William Jackson
Bob Muglia's talk at a Goldman Sachs technology event on Tuesday was chock full of forward-looking statements.
Microsoft unveiled two new desktop virtualization applications as part of its bundle of tools for managing Windows 7 deployments.
SAP announced last week that its enterprise infrastructure software is now supported by Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 R2.
Microsoft and HP disclosed a $250 million, three-year partnership to develop and market next-generation datacenter technology and application infrastructure.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Hackers will find ways to keep security experts busy. Keep your eye out for these eight.
- By Jabulani Leffall
If recent market research is any indication, computing in the clouds could achieve a breakthrough of sorts in 2010.
- By Stephen Swoyer
Microsoft officials briefed financial analysts on the company's cloud computing strategy at its Professional Developers Conference on Wednesday.
Thirteen leading technology companies including Microsoft have joined with Lockheed Martin to form a new cybersecurity technology alliance.
Earlier this week VMware announced VMware View 4, the latest version of its desktop virtualization product.
Microsoft released additional resources last week for IT pros planning to use the new desktop virtualization solution in Windows 7.
The server market is set for a refresh cycle in the months ahead, according to IDC's latest server virtualization report.
- By Herb Torrens
Microsoft's new OS made its debut today, but MCPmag.com readers have had it installed and tested. Here's what they think.
- By Michael Domingo
Microsoft and Red Hat have validated that their respective Windows and Linux operating systems will run on each other's virtualization platforms.
- By John K. Waters