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Azure Will Run Adobe's SaaS Offerings

Adobe's software-as-a-service offerings will run primarily in the Azure public cloud, the two companies announced on day one of Microsoft's Ignite conference.

Microsoft Ignite: Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016 Launch Party

Microsoft kicked off its Ignite event for IT pros in Atlanta by highlighting some of its major impending releases.

Latest Exchange Server Cumulative Updates Arrive

Exchange Server 2016 and Exchange Server 2013 recently received their monthly cumulative updates (CUs).

Microsoft to Enterprises: Stop Using Server Message Block 1

Microsoft wants to kill the use of Server Message Block (SMB) version 1 by pleading to customers to stop using it.

Microsoft Extends Support for Windows Server Update Services 3.0 SP2

Microsoft announced last week some changes coming to Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) 3.0 Service Pack 2.

Out-of-Date Adobe Flash ActiveX To Be Blocked in IE 11

Those that are still running older versions of Adobe Flash ActiveX will not be able to access Flash content in Internet Explorer 11.

Upgrade Analytics Migration Service To Get Official Microsoft Support

Microsoft's technical team will be on standby for those needing assistance or questions answered with the company's Upgrade Analytics preview.

Azure Portal's Latest Active Directory Features Now Available for Preview

Azure portal's new Azure Active Directory features for administrators were released for testing today.

System Center Configuration Manager Compatibility with Windows 10 Explained

A guide for those using System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) and wanting to upgrade to Windows 10 version 1607 has been released by Microsoft.

Latest Advance Threat Analytics Preview Released

Microsoft's cloud-based security solution, Advanced Threat Analytics (ATA), received an update last week.

Microsoft Fixes Flawed Window 10 Update

Microsoft has apparently fixed the PowerShell problems caused by the latest Windows 10 update.

Azure Active Directory Groups Coming to Intune

Starting in September, Intune mobile management service for its Azure Active Directory Group will be making a switch.

Windows Server 2016 Performance Specs Outlined

Microsoft last week released some Windows Server 2016 technical performance information compared with its current Windows Server products.

PowerShell Left Inoperable After Latest Windows 10 Update

The Aug. 23 update to Windows 10 breaks PowerShell and should be avoided at the moment, according to Microsoft.

Microsoft Adds User Risk Policy to Azure Active Directory ID Protection Preview

Microsoft has expanded the features of its Azure Active Directory Identity Protection service and has made the preview available in Europe.

Microsoft Warns of Recent Update Flaw Bringing Deleted Apps Back

Microsoft says that some apps that were previously removed from Windows 10 may come back with the latest "anniversary update."

SharePoint Framework Developer Preview Out Now

Microsoft last week released its first "developer preview" of the SharePoint Framework.

PowerShell Is Now Open Source, Mac and Linux Versions Available

Microsoft today announced that PowerShell has entered the open source community and versions for both Linux and Mac are now available.

Windows 10 Privacy Shortcomings Outlined by Electronic Frontier Foundation

According to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), "Microsoft blatantly disregards user choice and privacy" for those persons using Windows 10.

Microsoft's Monthly Update Model Comes to Windows 7 and 8.1

Microsoft will be using the same update model used in Windows 10 in its older supported OS.

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