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Microsoft, taking a cue from Google, elevates fixes for Adobe Flash with a security bulletin in February.
There are several lesser known but important improvements to PowerShell 5 features that will make life easier for sys admins who prefer the command-line interface.
The server infrastructure MCSE certification tests an IT pro's expertise in storage, networking and other key areas.
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.
Desktop admins encounter a lot of complex problems. It's important to solve the basic ones -- such as a faulty Wi-Fi connection -- to keep the cogs in the machine running smoothly.
IT admins can use Process Explorer in Sysinternals to find suspicious software, inspect process and object privileges, and more.
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 Rackspace cloud model of managing others' resources extends to a fellow OpenStack vendor for the first time, with support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform.
Two years after launching Verizon Cloud with lofty ambitions, Verizon this week quietly told customers it plans to shut down its public cloud offering.
Cloud APIs are crucial for a successful cloud deployment, but they demand careful design and management. Here are some frequently asked questions to help you get started.
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.
Pete Peterson, Brocade's global channels vice president, plans to grow the company's partner roster, while planning new features such as a partner relationship management system.
Intermedia integrated a set of backup features into its file sync and share product, SecuriSync -- a unique and competitive offering for partners, the vendor said.
Symantec aims to spin out its security service enablement tools, dubbed the Partner Enablement Resource Kit, to more of its Gold- and Platinum-level channel partners.