Windows IT Pro http://windowsitpro.com/rss.xml en Exchange 2013 CU6 hybrid and co-existence bugs cause administrators to despair http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2013-cu6-hybrid-and-co-existence-bugs <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>If you are a regular reader of this blog, you can&rsquo;t say that you haven&rsquo;t been warned to test newly released cumulative updates before you deploy them into production.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2013-cu6-hybrid-and-co-existence-bugs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2013-cu6-hybrid-and-co-existence-bugs#comments Exchange Server 2013 bugs bugs co-existence co-existence database dismount database dismount Exchange 2007 Exchange 2007 Exchange 2013 CU6 Exchange 2013 CU6 Exchange Online Exchange Online Failover failover flaws flaws HCW HCW Hybrid Connectivity Wizard Hybrid Connectivity Wizard Office 365 Office 365 Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:00:00 +0000 114951 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Defies Court Order, Will Not Give Emails to US Government http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/microsoft-defies-court-order-will-not-give-emails-us-government <div class="field-deck"> Microsoft makes a stand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite a federal court order directing Microsoft to turn overseas-held email data to federal authorities, the software giant said Friday it will continue to withhold that information as it waits for the case to wind through the appeals process. The judge has now ordered both Microsoft and federal prosecutors to advise her how to proceed by next Friday, September 5.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/microsoft-defies-court-order-will-not-give-emails-us-government" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/microsoft-defies-court-order-will-not-give-emails-us-government#comments Cloud Paul Thurrotts WinInfo Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:20:00 +0000 114961 at http://windowsitpro.com GRE Support in Azure http://windowsitpro.com/azure/gre-support-azure <div class="node-body article-body">Learn about networking with Azure, including what's supported.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/gre-support-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/gre-support-azure#comments Azure Azure Azure Generic Routing Encapsulation Generic Routing Encapsulation GRE GRE virtual networks Virtual Networks Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 113551 at http://windowsitpro.com Surface Pro Firmware and Driver Packs for Deployment Removed without Warning? http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-pro-firmware-and-driver-packs-deployment-removed-without-warning <div class="node-body article-body">Those attempting to download firmware and drivers for Surface Pro devices today are coming up empty.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-pro-firmware-and-driver-packs-deployment-removed-without-warning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-pro-firmware-and-driver-packs-deployment-removed-without-warning#comments Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Pro Microsoft Surface Pro Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:17:00 +0000 114941 at http://windowsitpro.com The Email "Fave" Button and How it Would Affect Business http://windowsitpro.com/email-delivery-toolkit/email-fave-button-and-how-it-would-affect-business <div class="node-body article-body">Many have discussed the possibility of an email "fave" or "like" button. Nearly every social media platform is built upon a similar premise, yet email still lives without a comparable function to quickly and easily let the sender know you appreciated the email. How would this functionality affect business emails and strategy?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/email-delivery-toolkit/email-fave-button-and-how-it-would-affect-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/email-delivery-toolkit/email-fave-button-and-how-it-would-affect-business#comments Email Delivery Toolkit business email business email Email email email deliverability email deliverability email marketing email marketing fave button fave button like button like button Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:25:00 +0000 114931 at http://windowsitpro.com You Say: What Would Make You Want to Attend Microsoft's TechEd Replacement? http://windowsitpro.com/industry/you-say-what-would-make-you-want-attend-microsofts-teched-replacement <div class="node-body article-body">What would you like to see the new Microsoft conference become? And, what would make it valuable to you and your company?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/industry/you-say-what-would-make-you-want-attend-microsofts-teched-replacement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/industry/you-say-what-would-make-you-want-attend-microsofts-teched-replacement#comments Industry Microsoft Microsoft TechEd TechEd Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:51:00 +0000 114921 at http://windowsitpro.com New People View Feature in Outlook Web App for Office 365 http://windowsitpro.com/office-365/new-people-view-feature-outlook-web-app-office-365 <div class="field-deck"> A must-have feature for email "pilers" </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This new feature identifies and highlights the most important unread email in the Inbox, helping users process large mailboxes more efficiently.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/office-365/new-people-view-feature-outlook-web-app-office-365" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/office-365/new-people-view-feature-outlook-web-app-office-365#comments Office 365 Microsoft Exchange Server Microsoft Exchange Server Outlook Web App for Office 365 Outlook Web App for Office 365 People View feature People View feature processing large mailboxes more efficiently processing large mailboxes more efficiently Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 114501 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>People View Feature in OWA for Office 365</p> Clear Azure Subscriptions with No ID from PowerShell http://windowsitpro.com/azure/clear-azure-subscriptions-no-id-powershell <div class="node-body article-body">Solve the problem of an Azure subscription with no ID in PowerShell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/clear-azure-subscriptions-no-id-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/clear-azure-subscriptions-no-id-powershell#comments Azure Azure Azure ID ID PowerShell PowerShell Subscription Subscription Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 113561 at http://windowsitpro.com Short Takes: August 29, 2014 http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/short-takes-august-29-2014 <div class="field-deck"> An often irreverent look at this week's other news </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An often irreverent look at this week's other news, including a belated Microsoft crackdown on bogus and scam apps, a re-released Windows Update still requires you to work it, Satya is going to China, Apple set to invent NFC and revolutionize something, Nokia brings HERE to Android and Samsung, Google is testing drones outside the United States, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/short-takes-august-29-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/short-takes-august-29-2014#comments Paul Thurrotts WinInfo Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:03:00 +0000 114861 at http://windowsitpro.com Bug Fixed: Let the Windows Server 2003 Migrations Continue http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/bug-fixed-let-windows-server-2003-migrations-continue <div class="node-body article-body">A just released hotfix will fix Kerberos communication issues in mixed Windows Server environments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/bug-fixed-let-windows-server-2003-migrations-continue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012-r2/bug-fixed-let-windows-server-2003-migrations-continue#comments Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2003 hotfix Hotfix Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:50:00 +0000 114851 at http://windowsitpro.com VMworld 2014: VMware’s End User Computing Drives IT as a Service http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-vmware-s-end-user-computing-drives-it-service <div class="node-body blog-body">VMware's end user computing is helping to deliver IT as a service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/michael-oteys-blog">Michael Otey&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-vmware-s-end-user-computing-drives-it-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-vmware-s-end-user-computing-drives-it-service#comments Hybrid Cloud VMware AirWatch AirWatch CloudVolumes CloudVolumes Horizon Horizon VMware VMware Workspace Workspace Michael Otey&#039;s Blog Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:29:00 +0000 114791 at http://windowsitpro.com OneDrive for Android Now Separates Your Personal and Professional Life http://windowsitpro.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-now-separates-your-personal-and-professional-life <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is rolling out an update for OneDrive for Android today that allows separation of persona and work files.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-now-separates-your-personal-and-professional-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-now-separates-your-personal-and-professional-life#comments OneDrive Android Android OneDrive OneDrive Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:28:00 +0000 114781 at http://windowsitpro.com Two New Features Added to Windows Intune During Scheduled Maintenance http://windowsitpro.com/windows-intune/two-new-features-added-windows-intune-during-scheduled-maintenance <div class="node-body article-body">As scheduled maintenance is ongoing, Microsoft has rolled out a couple new features for Windows Intune customers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-intune/two-new-features-added-windows-intune-during-scheduled-maintenance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-intune/two-new-features-added-windows-intune-during-scheduled-maintenance#comments Windows Intune Windows Intune Windows Intune Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:52:00 +0000 114771 at http://windowsitpro.com OWA bug compromises item preservation for litigation and in-place holds http://windowsitpro.com/blog/owa-bug-compromises-item-preservation-litigation-and-place-holds <div class="node-body blog-body">Microsoft has confirmed that a bug in Outlook Web App (OWA) can be exploited to compromise in-place or litigation holds. The bug means that a user can remove items from their mailbox without Exchange tracking that action and preserving copies of the items. All other clients work properly – the problem is only with OWA. However, it affects Exchange Online (Office 365) and all supported versions of Exchange 2013, including the recently released cumulative update 6 (CU6). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/owa-bug-compromises-item-preservation-litigation-and-place-holds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/owa-bug-compromises-item-preservation-litigation-and-place-holds#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Compliance Compliance delegated access delegated access Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange Online Exchange Online in-place hold in-place hold item preservation item preservation Legal Hold legal hold Litigation Hold litigation hold Office 365 Office 365 Outlook Web App Outlook Web App OWA OWA Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:23:00 +0000 114761 at http://windowsitpro.com Use FirePro GPU with RemoteFX http://windowsitpro.com/hyper-v/use-firepro-gpu-remotefx <div class="node-body article-body">Find out which driver to use with FirePro and RemoteFX.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/hyper-v/use-firepro-gpu-remotefx" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/hyper-v/use-firepro-gpu-remotefx#comments Hyper-V FirePro FirePro gpu gpu remotefx remotefx Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 112761 at http://windowsitpro.com Tracking: Error 80246002 Windows Update Problem http://windowsitpro.com/windows-update/tracking-error-80246002-windows-update-problem <div class="node-body article-body">Reports of a potential problem with Windows 7 and Windows Update are starting to mount.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-update/tracking-error-80246002-windows-update-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-update/tracking-error-80246002-windows-update-problem#comments Windows Update Windows Update windows update Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:13:00 +0000 114751 at http://windowsitpro.com Long Time Coming: Windows Store Gets a Cleanse http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/long-time-coming-windows-store-gets-cleanse <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is taking steps to cleanse the Windows Store of crap apps.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/long-time-coming-windows-store-gets-cleanse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/long-time-coming-windows-store-gets-cleanse#comments Windows 8.1 Microsoft Microsoft Windows Store Windows Store Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:40:00 +0000 114741 at http://windowsitpro.com Judge Denies Apple a Samsung Devices Injunction in the US http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/judge-denies-apple-samsung-devices-injunction-us <div class="field-deck"> Another setback in what should be a slam dunk case </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Apple just can't catch a break in its long-running US-based court battle against Samsung. After a jury awarded Apple over $2 billion less in damages than it had sought, the consumer electronics giant tried a different tact: An injunction preventing the sale of Samsung's infringing products in the United States. But the judge overseeing the case has tossed out that request. Apple, it seems, just hasn't been damaged enough by Samsung's copying to warrant such a move.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/judge-denies-apple-samsung-devices-injunction-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/judge-denies-apple-samsung-devices-injunction-us#comments Mobile Paul Thurrotts WinInfo Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:17:00 +0000 114731 at http://windowsitpro.com What You Should Know About KB2993651 Before Installing It http://windowsitpro.com/security/what-you-should-know-about-kb2993651-installing-it <div class="node-body article-body">Yesterday, Microsoft release a fix for a botched update, but it comes with some problems of its own.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/what-you-should-know-about-kb2993651-installing-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/what-you-should-know-about-kb2993651-installing-it#comments Security Bluescreen Bluescreen KB2993651 KB2993651 Windows Update windows update Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:08:00 +0000 114721 at http://windowsitpro.com VMworld 2014 Expo Highlights: Nutanix, Atlantis Storage, Kaminario, Vision Solutions & HotLink http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-expo-highlights-nutanix-atlantis-storage-kaminario-vision-solutions-hotlink <div class="node-body blog-body">Highlights from the VMworld 2014 Expo </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/michael-oteys-blog">Michael Otey&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-expo-highlights-nutanix-atlantis-storage-kaminario-vision-solutions-hotlink" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-expo-highlights-nutanix-atlantis-storage-kaminario-vision-solutions-hotlink#comments Hybrid Cloud VMware amazon Amazon Azure Azure DR DR Flash Storage Flash storage hyper converged infrastrucuture hyper converged infrastrucuture VMware VMware Michael Otey&#039;s Blog Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:06:00 +0000 114701 at http://windowsitpro.com Taking the Complexity Out of Deliverability http://windowsitpro.com/email-delivery-toolkit/taking-complexity-out-deliverability <div class="node-body article-body">Email deliverability certainly can be an extremely complex topic. However in reality it boils down to 1 very simple question: How do you overcome the obstacles that prevent your emails from getting to a recipients inbox? In order to try to simplify it a bit, here are the three main obstacles that need to be overcome for successful email delivery:</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/email-delivery-toolkit/taking-complexity-out-deliverability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/email-delivery-toolkit/taking-complexity-out-deliverability#comments Email Delivery Toolkit deliverability deliverability Email email email law email law filtering filtering regulations regulations subscribers subscribers Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:49:00 +0000 114621 at http://windowsitpro.com It's Back. Microsoft Begins Pushing Out Fixed Version of KB2982791 http://windowsitpro.com/security/its-back-microsoft-begins-pushing-out-fixed-version-kb2982791 <div class="node-body article-body">The ill-fated KB2982791 has been fixed, says Microsoft, and is starting to roll out right now.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/its-back-microsoft-begins-pushing-out-fixed-version-kb2982791" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/its-back-microsoft-begins-pushing-out-fixed-version-kb2982791#comments Security KB2982791 KB2982791 MS14-045 MS14-045 Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:22:00 +0000 114611 at http://windowsitpro.com You Can Now Use Azure for Long-term Backup Retention http://windowsitpro.com/data-protection-manager/you-can-now-use-azure-long-term-backup-retention <div class="node-body article-body">After applying UR3 for DPM 2012 R2, customers can use Azure backup for long-term retention.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/data-protection-manager/you-can-now-use-azure-long-term-backup-retention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/data-protection-manager/you-can-now-use-azure-long-term-backup-retention#comments Azure Data Protection Manager Azure Azure Backup Backup Data Protection Manager Data Protection Manager DPM DPM System Center System Center Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:54:00 +0000 114601 at http://windowsitpro.com VMworld 2014 Industry Bytes: Upcoming Veeam Events http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-industry-bytes-upcoming-veeam-events <div class="node-body blog-body">Find out about Veeam's upcoming conference and their new Availability Suite</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/michael-oteys-blog">Michael Otey&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-industry-bytes-upcoming-veeam-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmworld-2014-industry-bytes-upcoming-veeam-events#comments VMware veeam Veeam Veeam Backup & Replication Veeam Backup & Replication VeeamOn 2014 VeeamOn 2014 virtualization VMworld 2014 Michael Otey&#039;s Blog Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:47:00 +0000 114591 at http://windowsitpro.com How Funny: VMware Announces Similar Technology with the Exact Same Name as Competitor http://windowsitpro.com/industry/how-funny-vmware-announces-similar-technology-exact-same-name-competitor <div class="node-body article-body">In a humorous turn, VMware decides to announce a new product that is strikingly similar to one already offered by Citrix - including the name.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/industry/how-funny-vmware-announces-similar-technology-exact-same-name-competitor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/industry/how-funny-vmware-announces-similar-technology-exact-same-name-competitor#comments Industry Citrix Citrix VMware VMware Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:22:00 +0000 114581 at http://windowsitpro.com HP Recalls Millions of Fire-Producing Computer Power Cords that Bear This Marking http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/hp-recalls-millions-fire-producing-computer-power-cords-bear-marking <div class="node-body article-body">HP has initiated a massive recall for power cords that could start fires.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/hp-recalls-millions-fire-producing-computer-power-cords-bear-marking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/hp-recalls-millions-fire-producing-computer-power-cords-bear-marking#comments Hardware Fire Fire HP HP Power Cord Power Cord Recall Recall Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:49:00 +0000 114561 at http://windowsitpro.com Hotfix to Increase Azure Backup Data Source Storage Size Limits Available http://windowsitpro.com/data-protection-manager/hotfix-increase-azure-backup-data-source-storage-size-limits-available <div class="node-body article-body">A new hotfix is available that increases the size limit of data backed up to Azure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/data-protection-manager/hotfix-increase-azure-backup-data-source-storage-size-limits-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/data-protection-manager/hotfix-increase-azure-backup-data-source-storage-size-limits-available#comments Cloud Data Protection Manager Azure Backup Azure Backup Data Protection Manager Data Protection Manager DPM DPM System Center System Center Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:23:00 +0000 114551 at http://windowsitpro.com MSVCP100.dll Missing Error http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/msvcp100dll-missing-error <div class="node-body article-body">Fix the problem related to MSVCP100.dll missing errors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/msvcp100dll-missing-error" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/msvcp100dll-missing-error#comments Windows Client MSVCP100.dll MSVCP100.dll Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 112771 at http://windowsitpro.com Would You Trust an Unofficial SP4 for Windows XP? Not Me http://windowsitpro.com/windows-xp/would-you-trust-unofficial-sp4-windows-xp-not-me <div class="node-body article-body">An unofficial SP4 for Windows XP is getting ready to release. Is this something you would try?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-xp/would-you-trust-unofficial-sp4-windows-xp-not-me" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-xp/would-you-trust-unofficial-sp4-windows-xp-not-me#comments Windows XP SP4 SP4 Windows XP Windows XP Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:52:00 +0000 114541 at http://windowsitpro.com Amazon to Buy Twitch for Over $1 Billion http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/amazon-buy-twitch-over-1-billion <div class="field-deck"> A convergence of synergies, he says ironically </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Quirky online retailer Amazon.com announced this week that it will purchase the Twitch streaming gaming network for over $1 billion in cash and employee retention fees. Twitch is available on Microsoft's Xbox One, rival gaming platforms, and the PC, and it provides live and recorded game session viewing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/amazon-buy-twitch-over-1-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/amazon-buy-twitch-over-1-billion#comments Cloud Paul Thurrotts WinInfo Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:16:00 +0000 114521 at http://windowsitpro.com