Report: Windows Server Becoming a Mainframe Contender

IDC says organizations are moving toward using x86-based servers running Windows to handle their business-critical workloads

Microsoft Updates Service Pack Support Policy

Revised policy adds limited troubleshooting on unsupported service pack versions

Microsoft Delivers Record April Patch

Eleven bulletins address 25 vulnerabilities

Report: Global IT Revival Has Begun

Forrester Research says comeback has begun for the global IT tech sector

Voke Survey Sees Virtual Lab Management Becoming Heart of Application Lifecycle

Surveyed organizations save over $1 million on average by adopting virtual lab technology solutions

Big Security Patch Expected Tuesday

Eleven fixes address 25 vulnerabilities in Windows, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Exchange

Court: FCC Can't Regulate Broadband ISPs

FCC cannot regulate broadband Internet service providers

U.S. IT Pros Concerned About Cloud Security

Operational, security risks of cloud computing outweigh benefits

Microsoft Dropping Itanium Support

No support for Windows Server 2008 R2, SQL Server 2008 R2, Visual Studio 2010

Rising Trend Seen for SaaS Security Managed Services

Infonetics analyst predicts strong growth in SaaS security over the next five years

"Critical" Off-Cycle IE Patch Released

Second "critical" off-cycle patch for Internet Explorer this year

Windows Enterprise Licensees Get Options on Amazon's Cloud

Pilot program allows some Windows Server users to apply licenses to Amazon's EC2 Internet cloud

"Best Hypervisors" for VDI Tested by Citrix

Hypervisor makes a difference with desktop virtualization according to Citrix tests

Red Hat Updates JBoss Dev Tools, SOA Platform

Unveils JBoss Developer Studio IDE, Enterprise SOA Platform, Enterprise Web Platform.

Eclipse Foundation Approves Gemini, Virgo Projects

Both projects under the Eclipse Runtime project

Novell Rejects Buyout Offer

Novell's board calls $2 billion bid inadequate.

Google Offers Tool To Ditch Microsoft Exchange

Takes step to make it easier for IT to abandon MS Exchange for Google Apps

Report: Systems Engineer Is Best IT Job

Study examined positions with demand growth of at least 10 percent over the next decade.

Microsoft Ups E-Mail Service to 25 GB Storage

Mailbox size expanded for users of its hosted business productivity online suite of applications.