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IBM and AT&T Planning Enterprise Cloud Service for 2013

Service will combine compute and storage infrastructure, new VPN technology.

Microsoft Licensing Price Hikes

Enterprises left to determine if discount drops at license renewal for the Platform EA bundle.

Exchange 2013 Usability Changes Revealed

Microsoft product manager explains usability improvements due in the next release.

Microsoft To Roll Out New Office 365 Subscription Plans

Versions for small businesses, consumers to be offered.

Forefront Product Sales to End in December

Some -- but not all -- Forefront solutions will be withdrawn from the market on December 1.

Dramatic Price Increase for EA License Renewals

Costs can rise up to 43 percent in some cases.



Open XML Support Coming in Office 2013

Microsoft promises wider file format support in next version of Office suite.

MED-V Not the Solution for Windows XP Migrations

MED-V won't help you avoid Windows XP's expiring life cycle support, Microsoft says.

SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 Released

Main issue addressed: format problems with SQL Server reporting services.

Microsoft Offers Sneak Peek at Updated Office 365

Cloud-based application supports features of Office 2013.

Yahoo Confirms E-Mail User Names, Passwords Exposed

Hack reveals lack of basic security standards.

Windows 8, Server 2012 Due in October

RTM in August foretells Fall availability of two key Microsoft products.

Password Breaches at LinkedIn, eHarmony

LinkedIn userIDs not compromised in leak of nearly 6.5 million (mostly now unencrypted) records.

Microsoft EULA Revisions to Strip Customers of Class-Action Lawsuit Option

Company forces customers to accept artibration instead of lawsuits to use its software.

Moving from XP to Windows 7 Can Save IT Money

Ten-year-old O/S costly to IT says IDC study funded by Microsoft.