• August 05, 2008 05 Aug'08

    Symantec shapes its virtualization strategy

    Symantec hopes to have a desktop virtualization suite by the end of the year that promises IT control over virtual and physical realms.

  • July 25, 2008 25 Jul'08

    Microsoft vs. VMware: What's the next move?

    With their hypervisors finally slugging it out in the marketplace, Microsoft and VMware will now advance their battle for virtual world dominance.

  • July 22, 2008 22 Jul'08

    Today's WSUS patch manager shoots for big enterprises

    The Windows Server free patch manager has packed on the features over the years and adds even more functions through its APIs.

  • July 22, 2008 22 Jul'08

    For some, the time is nigh for virtualizing desktops

    Though the desktop virtualization market will likely see a shake-up within the next two years, some IT managers are ready to risk the chaos.

  • July 15, 2008 15 Jul'08

    With enterprise search the work is never done

    Installing enterprise search technology isn't tough, but to maintain the software's effectiveness, it must be constantly tuned.

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  • July 14, 2008 14 Jul'08

    ABCs of enterprise search

    Enterprise search is old hat, but not all search tools are created equal. Plus, with Microsoft and Google in the game, it's all just that much more interesting.

  • July 09, 2008 09 Jul'08

    Microsoft adds standalone version of Virtual Machine Manager to lineup

    The next release of Microsoft's System Center Virtual Machine Manager adds support for the Hyper-V hypervisor as well as VMware's ESX.

  • July 08, 2008 08 Jul'08

    Microsoft sets price for hosted Exchange and SharePoint

    More IT shops are asking questions about hosted Exchange Server 2007 simply because they don't want the burden of managing it themselves.

  • July 08, 2008 08 Jul'08

    VMware responds to Microsoft virtualization pressure with shake-up

    Microsoft's Hyper-V is here and VMware will face a bruising fight to keep its dominant position in the virtualization market. The EMC division's board of directors reacted by dumping the company's longtime chief.

  • July 07, 2008 07 Jul'08

    Microsoft midmarket server could save IT a bundle

    Microsoft adds tools and upgrade discounts to its midmarket Windows Essential Business Server. This week the server combo hits its release candidate milestone.

  • July 02, 2008 02 Jul'08

    Microsoft adds two security features to IE8

    Microsoft said Internet Explorer 8 will have improved security protection against phishing and unwanted attacks.

  • July 01, 2008 01 Jul'08

    Microsoft seeks to simplify volume licensing yet again

    There are perks to be had from Microsoft's new volume licensing program, but there are also some gotchas.

  • June 30, 2008 30 Jun'08

    Alliance aims for better Apple Macs and Windows integration

    IT managers generally don't think Macs integrate well with Windows machines. A vendor group hopes to change their minds.

  • June 25, 2008 25 Jun'08

    Warning -- your IT shop needs a makeover

    SharePoint, cloud computing and other Web 2.0 technologies promise to keep IT managers on their toes. You'll have to adapt to stay out of the tar pits.

  • June 25, 2008 25 Jun'08

    VMware launches online resource center

    VMware rolled out VMware Technology Network, an online resource for developers seeking to virtualize their infrastructure.