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Google's support of Windows Server mutually benefits both companies' platforms, but it may not be enough for a Microsoft shop.
When it comes to a move off of Windows Server 2003, know your migration risks with proper research, planning and management.
Microsoft's last set of security fixes for the year brought critical fixes for Microsoft Office, VBScript and Internet Explorer.
Preparing for an Office 365 migration can be overwhelming. Exchange admins should break the process into five manageable stages.
No single product has every feature a company needs. Third-party spam and archiving tools can fill the gaps in Exchange Online and Office 365 features.
Our company has users who reside outside the local area network. What's the best way to grant those users access to Outlook Web App?
Synchronous Group Policy processing can slow Windows 8.1 startup for devices on the network, so enable caching in Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2.
Admins considering open source alternatives to Microsoft desktops should know what an alternative OS, office suite or graphics editor can do.
The MDOP 2014 suite includes changes in tools for remotely managing and restoring Windows, as well as new BitLocker Group Policy settings.
VMware added a number of new features to its public cloud and rebranded it as vCloud Air in 2014, but the focus will still remain on hybrid in 2015.
From price wars and announcements to outages, there was a lot of cloud news to digest in 2014. Test your memory with our cloud quiz.
As cloud evolves, new applications such as big data analytics and HPC enter the fray. What do these new apps mean for cloud's future and performance?
Having enough memory is critical to SQL Server's performance. To ensure optimum SQL Server performance, you need to monitor SQL Server memory usage regularly. This article describes built-in tools that can make the job easier.
Many DBAs have to work more and more nights and weekends to fulfill zero-downtime demands. But tools for monitoring and managing SQL Server might free up some of that time.
Energy company Enbridge Inc. is in the process of virtualizing all of its servers to increase flexibility and cut costs. Not everyone is happy with this new direction.
While IT solutions providers tend to avoid offering vendor management to their clients, firms may be missing out on a valuable opportunity to strengthen their client relationships.
Changes to the E-Rate program enable technology upgrades for schools and libraries, spelling more business for MSPs and education-focused resellers.
This week, Intronis released a new training and certification resource for its partners; channel executives stepped into new roles; and more.