Windows client management

  • November 13, 2003 13 Nov'03

    Software Assurance deserves a second look, analysts say

    In an online roundtable discussion on Wednesday, four technology analysts said Microsoft's recent changes to Software Assurance warrant customers taking a fresh look at the volume-licensing program.

  • November 11, 2003 11 Nov'03

    Microsoft readies desktop virtualization software

    Microsoft is preparing to release virtualization software that will let administrators upgrade desktops without losing access to legacy applications. A server version of product isn't far behind.

  • November 07, 2003 07 Nov'03

    Microsoft understands the great motivator

    The answer was so obvious that it's amazing no one thought of it earlier.

  • November 06, 2003 06 Nov'03

    Redmond offers more details on reward money

    Microsoft is not getting into the bad-guy catching business, a Microsoft lawyer said after the software maker announced Wednesday that it will provide a $5 million pool of reward money to help catch cybercriminals.

  • November 05, 2003 05 Nov'03

    Microsoft ponies up reward money to catch hackers

    Microsoft representatives gathered this morning with U.S. and international law enforcement officials to detail the company's offer of reward money to those who help catch the writers of computer viruses and worms.

  • November 05, 2003 05 Nov'03

    Microsoft vs. Novell, round two?

    Some are suggesting that the planned acquisition of SuSE Linux by Novell could reignite an old battle between Novell and Microsoft.

  • November 04, 2003 04 Nov'03

    Microsoft locks down intellectual property

    Microsoft today released Windows Rights Management Services, a security component for Windows Server 2003 that aims to protect enterprise intellectual property.

  • October 31, 2003 31 Oct'03

    Members speak out!

    When we published our experts' favorite Web sites earlier this month, members reacted with a mix of praise and outrage. So we asked to hear from you.

  • October 31, 2003 31 Oct'03

    Microsoft toots its Longhorn

    Longhorn, Indigo, Whidbey, Yukon. If you know which Microsoft products these code names are associated with, you win a prize. If you can remember any of their features after the barrage of news from this week's Professional Developers Conference, ...

  • October 27, 2003 27 Oct'03

    Gates puts a face on far-away Longhorn

    At the Professional Developers Conference on Monday, Bill Gates and other Microsoft executives showed off the interface for the software maker's next version of Windows, which goes by the code-name Longhorn.

  • October 27, 2003 27 Oct'03

    MS offers early look at Longhorn, Web services, DB plans

    Microsoft plans to offer developers and others an early look at its vision for Web services, database management and the next version of Windows at this week's Professional Developers Conference.

  • October 24, 2003 24 Oct'03

    Office din is nearly deafening

    There's no Madonna jingle to go with the new version of Office, like there was with the launch of Windows XP. Microsoft is singing a different tune with its productivity suite.

  • October 22, 2003 22 Oct'03

    What is EFS?

    Wondering exactly what EFS is and how it's used? Check out our definition here.

  • October 21, 2003 21 Oct'03

    Linux not accountable for security, Ballmer says

    Microsoft has been playing catch-up on security issues such as patch management, but unlike Linux, at least Microsoft is accountable to its customers, CEO Steve Ballmer said today at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo.

  • October 20, 2003 20 Oct'03

    Startup offers new way to manage, protect public PCs

    A Utah startup last week released software that could give IT administrators a new way to manage publicly used PCs, which can be easy targets for viruses and misuse.