Windows IT Pro en Future Semiconductors Could be 'Photocopied' Using Graphene <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Research at MIT is continuing with single-atom-thin sheets of graphite to try to make it easier to manufacture future semiconductors. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud & Data Center Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:27:00 +0000 194461 at Diversity to Drones: Black Hat Speakers Weigh in On Top Security Trends <div class="node-body article-body">From $10 hacks to wind farm meltdowns, Black Hat speakers share the state of security this week in Las Vegas.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Security Wed, 26 Jul 2017 20:54:00 +0000 194821 at Facebook chief security officer Alex Stamos was this year's keynote speaker at Black Hat (Image courtesy Facebook) Microsoft Announces Azure Containers Instances (ACI) for Linux <div class="field-deck"> Windows container support will arrive in the coming weeks... </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft continues their advancement of Azure Containers with a new version that makes deployment fast and simple without virtual machines.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Azure Azure Azure Container Instances cloud cloud services Containers Microsoft Microsoft Azure services Virtual machine VM Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:10:00 +0000 194811 at Adobe Plans to Stop Distributing Flash Service at End of 2020 <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At the end of 2020, the company will stop updating and distributing the online tool.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Software Development Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:25:00 +0000 194771 at Alphabet Q2 2017: Enterprise Efforts Pay Off for Google Cloud <div class="node-body article-body">Google Cloud sits in the “other revenues” category, which reported over $3 billion in revenues, a rise of 42 percent from Q2 2016.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Google Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:44:00 +0000 194761 at <p>Pichai Sundararajan, known as Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google Inc. speaks during an event last year.&nbsp;</p> Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images Resource: Massive Free Microsoft eBook Giveaway At Your Fingertips <div class="node-body article-body">In what is quickly becoming an annual tradition, Microsoft's Eric Ligman the companies Director of Sales Excellence, is offering access to a huge library of eBooks on all kind of subjects relating to Microsoft services and products. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Resources ebooks giveaway Microsoft Resources technology Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:07:00 +0000 194751 at How to Set Office 365 Users Password Expiration Policy to Never Expire <div class="field-byline"> Karim Buzdar </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p class="p1"><span class="s1">User passwords are expired after a certain number of days. You can set users password to never expire in Office 365. </span></p> <p class="p3"><span class="s1">This article will teach you how you can set user&#39;s password expiration policy to never expire. However, this is a security risk and it is not recommended.</span></p> <p class="p4"><strong><span class="s1">Step-By-Step</span></strong></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Office 365 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:19:00 +0000 194731 at Alphabet Sales Fall Short of Most-Optimistic Analyst Forecasts <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alphabet Inc. reported second-quarter revenue that met analysts’ projections, falling short of the most-optimistic estimates, and said the cost of its Google ads declined.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Google Mon, 24 Jul 2017 20:56:00 +0000 194721 at Swedish Government Tries to Stem Damage Done by Security Breach <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven says his government is trying to safeguard sensitive information and minimize damage done by an IT outsourcing deal.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Security Mon, 24 Jul 2017 19:17:00 +0000 194711 at <p>Sweden&rsquo;s transport agency, which in 2015 outsourced its IT operations to IBM, has been criticized for ignoring warnings from the Swedish Security Service.</p> Google Creates an AI Venture Fund to Invest in AI Startups <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p class="p1"><span class="s1">With artificial intelligence research increasing around the world, Google has created a new <a href=""><span class="s2">Gradient Ventures</span></a> venture fund to target investments in early-stage start-ups that are working on brilliant ideas in AI.</span></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Intelligence Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:29:00 +0000 194451 at Survey: Windows 10 Making Steady Progress in Business and Enterprise Adoption <div class="node-body article-body">According to a recent survey by Spiceworks, a company which provides various tools and services for IT Pros, Windows 10 has gained momentum on its predecessors as more companies migrate to Microsoft's latest operating system.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows 10 adoption Business enterprise migration Spiceworks Survey Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows XP Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:01:00 +0000 194681 at 5 Things to Expect from Alphabet Q2 2017 Earnings <div class="node-body article-body">Alphabet will announce its second quarter earnings on Monday. Here's what you can expect.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Google Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:54:00 +0000 194671 at <p>YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki speaks during the opening keynote address at the Google I/O 2017 Conference at Shoreline Amphitheater on May 17, 2017 in Mountain View, California.</p> Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Quest for AI Leadership Pushes Microsoft Further Into Chip Development <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New HoloLens processor will let mixed reality goggles recognize speech and images </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Azure Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:29:00 +0000 194661 at <p>Attendees walk by an image of the Microsoft HoloLens augmented reality (AR) viewer during the 2016 Microsoft Build Developer Conference.</p> Justin Sullivan/Getty Images 'Devil's Ivy' Is Another Wake-Up Call for IoT Security <div class="node-body article-body"><p>There&#39;s been another wake-up call concerning our old friend the internet of things. As usual, it comes in the form of yet another security vulnerability in the wild. Although the amount of damage this one can do remains uncertain, we know it affects an extremely large number of devices, and at the very least can be used to disable security cameras from one affected company.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Internet of Things (IoT) Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:05:00 +0000 194471 at Is Switch Embedded Teaming ONLY used with SDNv2? <div class="node-body article-body">Is the new HA for NICS SET only used with SDNv2? Find out!</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Virtualization SDNv2 SDNv2 SET SET Sun, 23 Jul 2017 13:59:00 +0000 194181 at Target regions when using Azure to Azure replication with ASR <div class="node-body article-body">Understand the possible target regions for azure to azure replication.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Azure ASR ASR replication replication Sun, 23 Jul 2017 13:56:00 +0000 194161 at When is metric used with routing? <div class="node-body article-body">Understand when metric is used with routing.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Server metric metric Routing Routing Sun, 23 Jul 2017 13:54:00 +0000 194151 at Reconfigure a machine to use domain for time sync <div class="node-body article-body">Set a machine to use the domain for its time source</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Server Time Sync Time Sync Sun, 23 Jul 2017 13:17:00 +0000 194111 at OCI Sets First Container Standards <div class="node-body article-body">The Open Container Initiative has issued its first sets of standards for container technology.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Virtualization Sat, 22 Jul 2017 14:10:00 +0000 194441 at Resource: Classroom IT Management and Data Protection Blog Series <div class="node-body article-body">A new series of blog posts from Microsoft will help you learn more about methods for managing classroom IT and protecting your school's data.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows 10 Data data protection deployments Hardware Information technology IT Management School Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:51:00 +0000 194401 at Time sync for virtualized domain controllers <div class="node-body article-body">The guidance changes. Here is the latest on IC time sync for DCs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Server dc DC Time Sync Time Sync Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:50:00 +0000 194121 at Microsoft Profit Tops Estimates as Cloud Growth Marches On <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Microsoft Corp.&rsquo;s turnaround plan got back on track in the latest quarter, buoyed by rising sales of internet-based software and services.</p> <p>Profit in the fiscal fourth quarter exceeded analysts&rsquo; estimates and adjusted sales rose 9 percent as demand almost doubled for Azure cloud services, which let companies store and run their applications in Microsoft data centers. A tax-rate benefit added 23 cents a share to earnings, Microsoft said.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud & Data Center Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:06:00 +0000 194391 at Red Hat Updates OpenShift Online Developers' Platform <div class="node-body article-body">Red Hat's AWS based OpenShift Online is designed to help devs develop cloud-native apps.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Open Source Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:00:00 +0000 194381 at MIT Researchers Customizing Chip Cache Memory Allotments for Programs <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By finding new ways to distribute cache memory based on the memory needs of programs, energy savings and faster processing are big benefits.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Management & Mobility Thu, 20 Jul 2017 21:55:00 +0000 194371 at Dev Bootcamp Coding School Closing After 5 Years <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After training some 3,000 students in software coding since opening its doors in 2012, Dev Bootcamp is shutting down by the end of 2017 after failing to find a viable business model to sustain its operations. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Software Development Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:45:00 +0000 194361 at S2D support on Hyper-V Server? <div class="node-body article-body">Can storage spaces direct (S2D) be used on the free Microsoft Hyper-V Server? Hmmmmm</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Virtualization hyper-v server hyper-v server S2D S2D Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:01:00 +0000 194201 at Good PowerShell IP troubleshooting cmdlets <div class="node-body article-body">Learn some useful cmdlets to troubleshoot IP</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Management & Mobility IP IP PowerShell PowerShell Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:51:00 +0000 194131 at IT Pro Today PODCAST - Episode 4 <div class="field-deck"> Interview: Device Management and Windows AutoPilot </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This is episode four of the new IT Pro Today PODCAST with Richard Hay and Michael Morisy.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Podcasts device management Episode 4 IT Pro IT Pro Today podcast Windows 10 Windows AutoPilot Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:50:00 +0000 194351 at Hire: Google's New Service for Recruiting and Hiring Employees <div class="node-body article-body">Google wants to help you find, recruit, interview and hire new employees.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Intelligence G Suite Gmail Google Google Calendar Hire LinkedIn service Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:06:00 +0000 194341 at Do I need my own NVIDIA GRID license with N series VMs? <div class="node-body article-body">Understand license requirements for NVIDIA GRID licenses with N series VMs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Azure license license NVIDIA NVIDIA Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:57:00 +0000 194171 at