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Organizations should configure the local security policy for new servers to handle patch management and for protection against unauthorized access.
Microsoft Nano Server sheds the traditional Windows Server GUI which means some administrators will need to adapt to adopt this deployment model.
PowerShell scripts can only run when they have the proper permissions, but an administrator may need to authenticate the script so it has the right privileges.
Organizations planning an upgrade to Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2016 should focus on five areas to avoid trouble.
Exchange Server errors are an unfortunate but often unavoidable reality for administrators. These tips will help Exchange admins maintain the security and health of their servers.
Security concerns are less of an issue for most organizations, but do the costs of using Exchange on premises vs. the Office 365 mail service stack up?
Attendees at Citrix Synergy 2016 share their plans for Windows 10 adoption this year.
If you keep getting driver errors in Windows 10, a video driver could be to blame. Luckily, the problem is easy to troubleshoot.
Your upgrade method, workload and more affect whether the minimum hardware requirements for Windows 10 are really enough.
With continued enterprise adoption of hybrid cloud and containers, some cloud providers need to change their tune.
Direct connections provide a more efficient way to move data to the public cloud. But how does my organization set one up?
With Azure Stack, Microsoft looks to help enterprises bridge their private and public clouds. But it's still a work in progress.
SQL Server on Linux didn't come out of nowhere. The database's roots are in Unix, and Microsoft has been making a concerted effort to be less Windows-centric overall.
Microsoft wants to make Oracle customers an offer they can't refuse: free SQL Server licensing if they switch over. The question is whether or not the deal is as good as it looks.
SQL Server 2016 is on the launch pad for a June 1 release with a number of notable built-in features along with improvements to some long-neglected capabilities.
Channel partners report increasing demand for password management systems, amid challenges associated with cloud computing, mobile technology and small business security.
Early-stage companies participating in the 2016 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium's Innovation Showcase are pursuing relations with channel partners that can incorporate their products into broader offerings.
This installment of the channel news quiz covers developments in partner programs, recent conferences, data center technology and robotic process automation.