Cloud http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9276/more en Microsoft Azure Updates with a Record 5 General Releases and More http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-azure-updates-record-5-general-releases-and-more <div class="node-body article-body">If you ever have any doubt about Microsoft's dedication to becoming a tier-1 Cloud provider, all you have to do is read back through the history of Azure updates and releases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-azure-updates-record-5-general-releases-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-azure-updates-record-5-general-releases-and-more#comments Azure Azure Azure Microsoft Azure Microsoft Azure Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:22:00 +0000 101571 at http://windowsitpro.com Linux Distributions Supported in Windows Azure http://windowsitpro.com/azure/linux-distributions-supported-windows-azure <div class="node-body article-body">Determine which Linux distributions are supported in Windows Azure.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/linux-distributions-supported-windows-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/linux-distributions-supported-windows-azure#comments Azure Azure Azure Linux Linux Windows Azure Windows Azure Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0000 99571 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Azure Solidifies Borg-like Reach with New EU Approval http://windowsitpro.com/windows-azure/microsoft-azure-solidifies-borg-reach-new-eu-approval <div class="node-body article-body">Unless the open source secure communication layer is fixed, Microsoft may be the only company with the technical and organizational security measure aptitude to win this type of approval for years to come.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-azure/microsoft-azure-solidifies-borg-reach-new-eu-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-azure/microsoft-azure-solidifies-borg-reach-new-eu-approval#comments Azure EU EU European Union European Union Microsoft Azure Microsoft Azure Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:26:00 +0000 101291 at http://windowsitpro.com How to Fix USB Ports on a Microsoft Surface Docking Station http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/how-fix-usb-ports-microsoft-surface-docking-station <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to troubleshoot non-working USB ports on a Microsoft Surface Docking Station.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/how-fix-usb-ports-microsoft-surface-docking-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/how-fix-usb-ports-microsoft-surface-docking-station#comments Microsoft Surface Docking Station Docking Station Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface troubleshoot troubleshoot USB port USB port Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 98631 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Azure is Safe from Heartbleed, VMware – Not so Much http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-azure-safe-heartbleed-vmware-not-so-much <div class="node-body article-body">If you're using VMware as a virtualization or Cloud provider, you may want to consider your options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-azure-safe-heartbleed-vmware-not-so-much" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-azure-safe-heartbleed-vmware-not-so-much#comments Azure Security cloud cloud Heartbleed Heartbleed Microsoft Azure Microsoft Azure safety options safety options security Security virtualization virtualization VMware VMware Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:14:00 +0000 101261 at http://windowsitpro.com Being open about Office 365 operations drives credibility of "the service" http://windowsitpro.com/blog/being-open-about-office-365-operations-drives-credibility-service <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I have used Office 365 since its launch in June 2011 and followed its development closely since. After two initial hiccups in August and September 2011, both seemingly rooted in manual intervention, the service has delivered an impressive record of reliability and availability. Despite this, some in the industry are still wary of moving utility applications such as email to the cloud.</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/being-open-about-office-365-operations-drives-credibility-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/being-open-about-office-365-operations-drives-credibility-service#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange Online Exchange Online MEC MEC Microsoft Exchange Conference Microsoft Exchange Conference Office 365 Office 365 Office Graph Office Graph Oslo Oslo Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 100211 at http://windowsitpro.com Deploying Active Directory in an IaaS Cloud http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/active-directory-in-iaas-cloud <div class="field-deck"> You can run Windows Server Active Directory in an IaaS cloud. And you’ll probably want to </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today I’m going to focus on the scenario where a Windows Server Active Directory forest is both on premises and extended into a public IaaS cloud.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/active-directory-in-iaas-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/identity-management/active-directory-in-iaas-cloud#comments Hybrid Cloud Identity Management Azure Active Directory Active Directory Azure Active Directory Azure Active Directory hybrid cloud hybrid cloud IaaS IaaS windows server windows server Windows Server Active Directory Windows Server Active Directory Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:08:00 +0000 101161 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 2.0 Released Today http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/microsoft-virtual-machine-converter-20-released-today <div class="node-body article-body">Today, Microsoft has decided to release an updated version (2.0) of the Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/microsoft-virtual-machine-converter-20-released-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/microsoft-virtual-machine-converter-20-released-today#comments Virtualization Hyper-V VMware Azure Converter Converter Hyper-V Hyper-V MVMC MVMC Virtual Machine Converter Virtual Machine Converter VMware VMware Windows Azure Windows Azure Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:12:00 +0000 101081 at http://windowsitpro.com Rest Easy, Windows 8.1 Update Replaces April 2014's Surface Firmware Releases http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/rest-easy-windows-81-update-replaces-april-2014s-surface-firmware-releases <div class="node-body article-body">This month, Microsoft is taking a break from releasing Surface firmware and driver packs and instead letting Windows 8.1 Update 1 do all the work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/rest-easy-windows-81-update-replaces-april-2014s-surface-firmware-releases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/rest-easy-windows-81-update-replaces-april-2014s-surface-firmware-releases#comments Windows 8.1 Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Surface Surface Windows 8.1 Update 1 Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:36:00 +0000 101051 at http://windowsitpro.com Office 365 transitions to Microsoft's own Message Encryption Technology http://windowsitpro.com/blog/office-365-transitions-microsofts-own-message-encryption-technology <div class="node-body blog-body">Office 365 customers who use Microsoft's Exchange Hosted Encryption (EHE) service are about to be upgraded to Office 365 Message Encryption. Microsoft is doing a lot of the upgrade work in the background and the switch-over should be pretty painless. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-blog">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/office-365-transitions-microsofts-own-message-encryption-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/office-365-transitions-microsofts-own-message-encryption-technology#comments Office 365 EHE EHE Exchange Hosted Encryption Exchange Hosted Encryption Office 365 Message Encryption Office 365 Message Encryption security Security Voltage Voltage Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:15:00 +0000 99621 at http://windowsitpro.com