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Microsoft, taking a cue from Google, elevates fixes for Adobe Flash with a security bulletin in February.
The server infrastructure MCSE certification tests an IT pro's expertise in storage, networking and other key areas.
There are a number of third-party Hyper-V management tools available for organizations that need to handle a few dozen nodes.
Some folders in a mailbox on Exchange Server 2013 are not showing up on the folder list in the OWA virtual directory but do appear in other views.
There are a bevy of native tools from Microsoft that can aid Exchange administrators in securing email messages and protecting against malicious links and attachments.
Administrators who want to migrate public folders to Exchange 2016 should weigh the benefits over Exchange 2013 public folders and any migration risks before deciding.
Microsoft's Surface Book is a high-end 2-in-1 PC, with a price tag to match. Enterprise buyers can find suitable devices for significantly less money.
The Trust Center in Microsoft's Office suite has some important and useful settings to prevent users from opening files infected with malware and viruses, but admins need to know about and enable them.
It would be simple if there was one update ring to rule them all in Windows 10. Instead there are two rings and four update branches to sort through.
Before going all in with containers, it's critical to understand how the technology differs from VMs in terms of private, public and hybrid cloud deployment.
When choosing cloud providers for a multicloud deployment, it's not just about cost -- consider specialized features, along with management and integration options.
Container security is central to CoreOS' first production release of container runtime rkt, which it sees as better suited than Docker for large-scale deployments.
Microsoft offers a simpler way to configure SQL Server on an Azure virtual machine. Added automation should help speed up the connecting and provisioning process.
Microsoft has added Distributed Transaction Coordinator support, optimized log transport and other features to AlwaysOn Availability Groups in SQL Server 2016.
When Microsoft's licensing policy began costing too much, the City of Westminster used DH2i's containerization software to cluster its over 30 servers, standardize them and save money.
Security as a service company eSentire hopes to expand its market reach through a new partner program for resellers and MSPs.
Xerox's pending split, slated for completion by year's end, may have limited impact on document technology partners, who generally view the breakup as a favorable development.
Optanix's new go-to-market strategy entails selling its IT operations management platform through three channels; more news from the week.