Windows client management

  • August 20, 2003 20 Aug'03

    Windows Server 2003 service pack timeframe released

    The first service pack for Windows Server 2003 will be ready in early 2004, Microsoft says.

  • August 19, 2003 19 Aug'03

    Office 2003 pricing, release date announced

    Microsoft has completed development of its core Office System 2003 products and has released the suite to manufacturing.

  • August 19, 2003 19 Aug'03

    Lovsan-type threats require layered-security approach

    The Lovsan worm that quickly exploited the Windows RPC flaw is a perfect example of why IT departments need to take a layered approach to security management.

  • August 19, 2003 19 Aug'03

    Introducing the desktop deployment center

    Welcome to the grand opening of's new Desktop Deployment Info Center, your one-stop shop for information and advice on managing your company's Windows desktops.

  • August 18, 2003 18 Aug'03

    Microsoft woos user community

    Microsoft's plans to forge stronger ties with IT professionals is building steam as the company designs more programs that reach out to user groups.

  • August 08, 2003 08 Aug'03

    Microsoft goes deep into enemy territory

    LinuxWorld doesn't seem like the kind of place you'd expect to find Microsoft's designated Linux slayer. But there was Martin Taylor, in the middle of the action.

  • August 07, 2003 07 Aug'03

    Book Review: The Art of Deception -- Controlling the Human Element of Security

    Infamous hacker Kevin Mitnick demonstrates how "social engineers" acquire internal phone numbers, passwords and learn the company lingo to gain access to company networks and defeat complex security measures.

  • August 07, 2003 07 Aug'03

    Group Policy: Good for what ails ya!

    In the last six months, our pensive panel of experts have prescribed the merits of Group Policy as a remedy time and time again -- to a wide variety of user predicaments.

  • August 01, 2003 01 Aug'03

    MS throws volume-license users a bone

    Microsoft is offering premium customers the first crack at Exchange 2003. Maybe this will take some of the sting out of the wounds caused by the Licensing 6.0 fiasco.

  • July 30, 2003 30 Jul'03

    What exactly is DNS?

    What is the domain name system? Check out the definitions for DNS, dynamic DNS service and forward DNS lookup.

  • July 28, 2003 28 Jul'03

    User group leader offers IT security tips

    The chairman of the New England Information Security User Group recently provided with some of his favorite IT security tips.

  • July 28, 2003 28 Jul'03

    The 'why for' on 'go to' guy, Bob Haynie

    Bob Haynie's bio

  • July 28, 2003 28 Jul'03

    Microsoft steers back to Longhorn release

    Microsoft's top server executive says a version of Longhorn for servers is a go, after all.

  • July 25, 2003 25 Jul'03

    Pricing for 'real-time' tools to be revealed in August

    Microsoft has added the word "live" to the name of its real-time communications software. Licensing and pricing information is expected to be released in mid-August.

  • July 25, 2003 25 Jul'03

    Microsoft's gaggle of CFOs

    Microsoft has updated Disney's classic "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs." Redmond's new summer blockbuster is called "John Connors and the Seven CFOs."