The investments are the latest in Microsoft's nine-month push to expand its network of underwater fiber optics, which it intends to use to support its growing portfolio of cloud services.
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Justice Dept. has "not changed" position, despite the tech industry's hope that the new attorney general would rethink undoing years worth of Silicon Valley's privacy protections.
Collecting data is one thing, using it right is something else: Microsoft's out to showcase how to turn data into information at its shindig this week in Israel.
Adobe rolled out a series of initiatives designed to bolster its cornerstone clouds, including a partnership that links data from Microsoft's Dynamic CRM with Marketing Cloud.
New Azure Data Warehouse offering finally offers competition to Amazon Redshift. Azure Data Lake and new scaling models for Azure SQL Database round out the offerings.
Experts are calling for better legislation and supervision after Chinese government data pertaining to the personal information of millions of citizens was compromised.
In the post-Snowden era, how do American cloud companies deal with business customers who are nervous about unauthorized access to corporate data? Microsoft's answer is more encryption and tighter access restrictions.
The Microsoft Band is a powerful wearable device and Microsoft continues to enhance its capabilities. May is National Bike Month so offering more bike tracking services now is perfect timing.
Australia and the UK have reached a deal aimed at helping tackle profit-shifting practices by multinational companies, such as Apple, Google, and Microsoft.
Microsoft's new Lumia 640 and 640 XL should be available to purchase outright or on-contract by the end of April.
The figures are from the Microsoft Vulnerabilities Report by UK-based security firm Avecto, in which the company pulled data from every Patch Tuesday issued by Microsoft in 2014.
Cross-platform £169.99 fitness band will complement your watch, says Microsoft.
Microsoft has inked a number of deals to help Windows 10 make progress in China, particularly on mobile.
At the WinHEC conference in China today, Microsoft showed off a new biometric authentication feature called Windows Hello. The ambitious technology, which uses fingerprint and iris recognition to replace passwords, will debut in Windows 10 devices later this year.
Microsoft said it will launch the Azure IoT Suite and couple it with Windows 10 IoT with the goal to become a linchpin in various machine data deployments.
Microsoft continues to plug away at its Sway app, which could highlight the future of Office.
An Internet of Things strategy can help reduce daily cost operations for businesses, but only if it's extracting the right data, new research from Microsoft and Telsyte has revealed.
Concerns about data location, security and privacy risks - as well as software integration problems - mean that 7 out of 10 UK organizations spend less than 10 percent of their IT budgets on cloud services
Nine new suppliers including Dimension Data and iiNet have joined companies such as Microsoft and IBM on the Australian government's cloud services panel.
Microsoft is delivering a preview its HDInsight big-data service on Azure available to Linux users, and is making its machine-learning service generally available.
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