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  • Respect: Windows 10 security impresses hackers

    Windows is a popular attack target for criminals and researchers alike, but Microsoft has done a good job of making it harder to target security flaws in the OS

    Written by Fahmida Y. Rashid15 Aug. 16 20:00
  • What's next for LinkedIn?

    Following Microsoft's blockbuster $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, many questions remain regarding the professional social network's future.

    Written by Matt Kapko04 Aug. 16 22:00
  • Microsoft wins battle for Boeing in war with AWS

    Boeing chose the Azure cloud platform because Microsoft agreed to collaborate on analytics software intended to help improve operational efficiency in the narrow margin aviation sector.

    Written by Clint Boulton03 Aug. 16 00:00
  • CIOs question value of Microsoft’s LinkedIn buy

    More than a month after the news of the massive acquisition broke, some CIOs are still wondering exactly what Microsoft is getting in the $26.2 billion deal.

    Written by Clint Boulton22 July 16 03:43
  • Should Apple worry about Microsoft-IBM deal?

    IBM’s new partnership with Microsoft nearly mirrors a deal the enterprise giant struck with Apple in 2014. But that’s where the similarities end.

    Written by Matt Kapko22 July 16 01:27
  • Microsoft, IBM tout cloud services as key drivers of earnings strength

    It is earnings season, which for publicly-traded technology vendors in the cloud market means it’s time to update investors on the momentum of emerging products helping to displace eroding revenue from legacy offerings. For two technology vendor stalwarts – Microsoft and IBM - cloud computing has played a significant role in their earnings this quarter.

    Written by Brandon Butler21 July 16 02:32
  • Land O’Lakes spreads to the cloud with Microsoft (and Google)

    Land O’Lakes CIO says no single cloud provider can meet all of the company’s requirements. Google and Microsoft are both in the mix, but the agricultural cooperative still isn’t ready for a full migration.

    Written by Matt Kapko20 July 16 06:59
  • Microsoft bought LinkedIn for your relationship data

    Combining LinkedIn’s business identity and relationship graph with Microsoft’s commercial cloud and business analysis tools makes a lot of (dollars and) sense.

    Written by By IDG News Service staff15 June 16 20:19
  • Microsoft's big bet on LinkedIn not just about data

    The initial shock of Microsoft's massive $26.2 billion bet on LinkedIn has mostly worn off, but it's still unclear just what Microsoft will do with LinkedIn, how the social network's loyal users will react to related change, and how Microsoft will integrate LinkedIn data with its products.

    Written by Matt Kapko16 June 16 03:27
  • 5 reasons the Surface Pro 4 is fit for the enterprise

    The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is the clear choice of hybrid for the enterprise -- and for good reason. Here are five features that make this device the best option for business users.

    Written by Sarah K. White09 June 16 21:15
  • Bloodiest tech industry layoffs of 2016 so far

    Here’s a rundown of some of the more notable layoffs, workforce reductions, resizings or whatever computer and networking companies want to call them so far in 2016

    Written by Bob Brown01 June 16 00:00
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