Let’s bring back the balance between IT and business

Let’s bring back the balance between IT and business

IT's past abuses haunt it in the present, but it doesn't have to stay that way

02/10/16

Microsoft's latest Windows 10 push may leave IT seeing red

Microsoft's latest Windows 10 push may leave IT seeing red

Exposing the Get Windows 10 app to business users provides an easy upgrade path potentially rife with landmines

02/03/16

Why we must stand with Microsoft on data privacy

Why we must stand with Microsoft on data privacy

The U.S. government dangerously seeks access to cloud data anywhere. There's a better way that business should support instead

01/27/16

Skype for Business is starting to get good

Skype for Business is starting to get good

Recent and planned improvements will one day make the conferencing service something you want, not just get, with Office 365

01/20/16

For IT admins, remote doesn’t have to mean less control

For IT admins, remote doesn’t have to mean less control

You can end up working with one hand tied behind your back when you rely solely on the tools that come with your tech ecosystem

01/13/16

Good news: Microsoft isn't phoning in Windows Server 2016

Good news: Microsoft isn't phoning in Windows Server 2016

New features in the latest technical preview show Microsoft still heavily invested in on-premises servers

01/06/16

Security, Exchange, Office, and more: The year's top Windows topics

Security, Exchange, Office, and more: The year's top Windows topics

From securing the Microsoft fleet to living in the Microsoft cloud, 2015 offered plenty of intriguing tech and incidents worth writing about

12/30/15

3 wishes for Office 365 in 2016

3 wishes for Office 365 in 2016

Data center flexibility, honest reporting, and file sharing clarity will make the lives of Office 365 admins much smoother in the year ahead

12/23/15

Beware the Death Star flaw in Office 365

Beware the Death Star flaw in Office 365

Dependencies like those involving Azure Active Directory can create more than just a disturbance in the Force

12/16/15

Office 365 E5 ups the features -- and the price tag

Office 365 E5 ups the features -- and the price tag

Microsoft's premium productivity and collaboration suite focuses on analytics and online meetings, for those who need them

12/09/15

Windows turns 30, but will it reach 40?

Windows turns 30, but will it reach 40?

Windows has been a career-maker for many of us in IT, and just like us, it must change with the times

12/02/15

Thrifty tech gifts for IT geeks

Thrifty tech gifts for IT geeks

These unusual gifts won't break the bank, and they'll surely please the geek in your life

11/25/15

Office 365 December update: More security, compliance

Office 365 December update: More security, compliance

Available in the new E5 bundle and as add-ons, here's what Advanced Threat Protection, Customer Lockbox, and Equivio Zoom e-discovery will do

11/18/15

Don't secure Microsoft systems by Microsoft alone

Don't secure Microsoft systems by Microsoft alone

Why 'defense in depth' would still make sense if Microsoft's security tools were as good as the competition

11/11/15

ExpressRoute: The toll lane few need to Microsoft Azure

ExpressRoute: The toll lane few need to Microsoft Azure

The direct link to Microsoft's cloud is more about providing a security blanket for nervous IT organizations

11/04/15

Good news! Microsoft still isn't cool

Good news! Microsoft still isn't cool

Emerging from its Windows 8 midlife crisis is a mature company that mixes confidence and forward thinking

10/28/15

A move to the cloud is no simple calculation

A move to the cloud is no simple calculation

Services like email are easy to justify moving to the cloud -- then there's the rest of your infrastructure

10/21/15

Bold prediction: Microsoft will rule the cloud

Bold prediction: Microsoft will rule the cloud

Dell's purchase of EMC is a warning sign that on-premises IT is over, and it's too late for many providers to change course

10/14/15

Teach your execs well: Stop phishing in the C-suite

Teach your execs well: Stop phishing in the C-suite

To keep company information and systems safe, IT needs to blend user training with technology defenses

10/09/15

6 admin tools you ought to meet

6 admin tools you ought to meet

You may not know about these admin tools, but it's not too late to take advantage of them

09/30/15

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