Microsoft Research and Duke University are combining device graphics chips with those in the cloud to cut mobile broadband usage for streamed applications by up to 83 percent.
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Microsoft is slowly but surely trying to wean IT pro to make changes in the way they validate and apply new fixes and features in preparation for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016.
Forrester Research argued in a research report that Google and Microsoft check off the consumer, commerce, corporate and connected checkboxes to be a business digital app platform. It may make sense to throw other players into the mix too.
Microsoft is looking to bring the cloud to its SharePoint Server 2016 users, rather than trying to force them to go all-cloud.
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.
Microsoft's first public preview of the next version of its SQL Server database is coming this summer. Here's what to expect.
Microsoft is readying new on-premises previews of Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016, which will be available later this week.
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.
Two announcements this week highlight commercial and academic use of ARM in dense server systems
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.
Microsoft's Service Fabric will target first ISVs and startups building public cloud applications, and later come to Windows Server and Linux.
Microsoft has pushed back delivery of its next on-premises SharePoint Server release from 2015 to 2016.
Microsoft is preparing to provide a first public look at Exchange Server 2016, due out in the second half of 2015, in early May.
Former Microsoft Office President Kurt DelBene is rejoining MIcrosoft in a new role, heading up Corporate Strategy and Planning.
Microsoft is in Germany this week showing off how its software works with industrial applications of the Internet of Things.
IBM and Fujifilm are now able to pack 220 TB of data on a tape cartridge. IBM is arguing that tape is a strong backup option for cloud applications.
Microsoft confirms it will have a Nano Server mode in Windows Server 2016, along with new Hyper-V containerization technology.
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