While the firm has yet to issue an official announcement about either product, Microsoft's Surface lineup is about to get a bit bigger with two long-anticipated additions. An LTE-equipped Surface 2 tablet has popped up in AT&T Wireless and Microsoft Store locations, and a Power Cover that improves battery life of most Surface tablets will ship next week....More
NETIKUS.NET announced the general availability of EventSentry 3.0, a major upgrade to its log, compliance, and network monitoring suite. With version 3.0, NETIKUS.NET adds significant value to its monitoring ecosystem....More
The Generation 2 virtual machines in Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V bring important security benefits because they're based on the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) and they support Secure Boot....More
With the announcement earlier this week that Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo will ship new vehicles utilizing Apple's CarPlay system this calendar year, it's not hard to stack up the various in-dash entertainment and communications options and come to an obvious conclusion: Microsoft's Windows-based solutions, despite being in market the longest, are being quickly eclipsed by newer alternatives....More
If recent reports are accurate, Windows users may have a new Frankenstein-like platform to consider: A new generation of handsets that can dual-boot between Windows Phone and Android. While it's unlike that these phones would offer this ability on the fly—instead, they might be sold to users in only one of the two configurations—their appearance could offer more and better choices to users....More
For Microsoft customers with Enterprise Agreements, the Windows To Go option is becoming an increasingly useful approach to the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) paradigm. All you need is a certified USB stick and a host machine that meets the Win7/8 specs and you can take your workspace virtually anywhere....More
Whether you’re on Windows Server 2003 and eyeing the impending end of support, or your Active Directory is running a newer version of Windows Server, there is a ton of new functionality available as you migrate to Windows Server 2012 R2. Join Brian Desmond for 3 technical sessions that will walk you through all the new Active Directory features in Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2.