- June 27, 2014
There's one place you won't be finding out about advance security notifications from Microsoft anymore.
- June 24, 2014
With end of life looming for Windows Server 2003, more users are migrating to Windows Server 2012. But for some it is taking longer than expected.
- June 10, 2014
Microsoft's June Patch Tuesday contains for a large number of vulnerabilities within Internet Explorer. Plus, the company issued fixes for Word 2007.
- June 05, 2014
The latest round of Patch Tuesday updates will include some familiar fixes, but it also includes some fixes admins don't often see. In its latest advance security notification, Microsoft said the ...
- June 02, 2014
Our feature recaps the most popular content on the site in the previous month and shares it with you. For May, admins were interested in learning more about the latest happenings in the Windows ...
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- May 09, 2014
IT pros will get some new server app migration and SCCM add-on modules in the coming months as vendors ramp up their offerings.
- May 08, 2014
If admins were planning on a light month of security updates from Microsoft, they'll have to plan on spending more time to implement them. In its advance security notification, Microsoft said it ...
- May 01, 2014
Administrators stuck on Windows XP, which hit end-of-life in April, were granted a small reprieve when Microsoft released a patch for an IE bug.
- May 01, 2014
In our monthly feature, we round up the most popular content on our site and share it with you. For April, our readers were most interested in the latest Patch Tuesday updates, changes to Azure ...
- April 16, 2014
IT pros can now install the Windows 8.1 Update but are not forced to do so before next month's Patch Tuesday. In a blog post issued by Microsoft, the company said it extended the time frame for IT ...
- April 09, 2014
Enterprises excited to get their hands on the latest Windows 8.1 improvements -- including features focused on easing keyboard-and-mouse usage -- might have to wait a bit longer. Microsoft pulled ...
- April 08, 2014
An RTF exploit gets patched for Microsoft Office in this month's Patch Tuesday update. Plus, Microsoft updates server and client OSes.
- April 08, 2014
This is a busy week for Microsoft releases. In addition to delivering the latest Patch Tuesday updates, the company delivered Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC) 2.0, a stand-alone tool that ...
- April 03, 2014
It's another light month of security updates, but admins should be aware that this is the last month to receive some of those updates. In its advance security notification, Microsoft said it would ...
- April 02, 2014
In our monthly feature, we bring you the most-read content from the previous month and share it with you. For March, our readers were interested in the latest Patch Tuesday updates, how Hyper-V ...