- January 11, 2010
Windows shops want Microsoft to improve Active Directory integration and workflow, and rely less on third-party tools.
- January 06, 2010
Microsoft added a load of features to Hyper-V R2, but some IT shops can already identify other features they'd like to see in future versions of the hypervisor.
- January 05, 2010
In the absence of upfront backup and recovery planning, finding lost Microsoft SharePoint Server files can be troublesome. Specialized backup and recovery software helps assure lost files don't go missing forever.
- December 28, 2009
Virtual servers are far more susceptible to availability issues than traditional ones. Learn to keep your servers resilient with these considerations and best practices.
- December 23, 2009
No flat screen TVs or iPhones, but IT pros might want to check out holiday contests, plus software, hardware and hosting deals.
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- December 21, 2009
IT pros offer book recommendations ranging from mainstream to super geeky.
- December 10, 2009
Of all the improvements made to PowerShell 2.0, the new remote management capabilities are expected to be the biggest hit among admins.
- December 09, 2009
Want to get on your CIO's good side this holiday season? Here are some suggested smart technologies that might help your enterprise cut costs and help you score points with the boss.
- December 07, 2009
If you are installing new desktops or upgrading to a new version of Exchange and would like some help, these services from Microsoft are one option.
- December 04, 2009
Microsoft has a long way to go before it reaches its goal for MinWin. Windows expert Mark Minasi talks about what MinWin means to IT professionals.
- November 30, 2009
Microsoft is closer to delivering System Center Service Manager, but after long delays, the company may have missed the boat.
- November 30, 2009
The trend toward Web-based apps and hypervisors of all kinds has changed the role of the operating system. How far will it go?
- November 23, 2009
Whether you call it cloud, SaaS or hosting, putting applications outside the enterprise data center is an increasingly attractive option.
- November 16, 2009
The general state of the economy has increased interest in IT certification training across the board.
- November 05, 2009
The latest management release from Citrix will leverage virtualization features for Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 and SCVMM.