16 Jul 2014 Microsoft disses DaaS with Azure RemoteApp (SearchVirtualDesktop.com)
The upcoming Azure RemoteApp cloud service from Microsoft bypasses DaaS and delivers apps to mobile devices without Windows. In part one of this two part story, we look at why Microsoft sidestepped...
Azure RemoteApp's simplicity a blessing and a curse (SearchVirtualDesktop.com)
Azure RemoteApp gives IT pros a way to deliver Microsoft apps from the public cloud without Windows, but before you sing hallelujah, there are a number of downsides to consider.
15 Jul 2014 Pass the hash? Severity of Active Directory security flaw questioned (SearchSecurity.com)
Despite what may be a dangerous new Active Directory "pass the hash" attack variant, Microsoft has downplayed the issue as a technical limitation.
11 Jul 2014 Microsoft cloud storage may lift Azure skyward
Microsoft will continue to blare its Azure cloud next week with several cloud storage announcements. Will users listen this time?
09 Jul 2014 Microsoft StorSimple tightens integration with Azure (SearchCloudStorage.com)
Microsoft StorSimple cloud-integrated disk arrays get bigger with new centralized management capabilities.
In July's Patch Tuesday update, Microsoft issued critical fixes for Internet Explorer and a lesser-known Windows program.
03 Jul 2014 Two new SCCM add-ons for advanced IT management
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager tools fit the bill for small shops, but enterprises may have to spring for third-party SCCM add-ons.
30 Jun 2014 AWS vs. Azure face-off: cloud costs, commitments and SLAs (SearchAWS.com)
IT pros may find it tough to compare AWS and Azure. But we decode their free and paid plans, as well as costs, SLAs and more.
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Microsoft serves up an Azure feast but IT pros aren't eating it up SearchWindowsServer.com | 12 May 2014
Microsoft made it abundantly clear that Azure will be the engine that drives all mission critical initiatives for the foreseeable future.