Cloud http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9276/more en Oracle Buys NetSuite in Deal Valued at About $9.3 Billion http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/oracle-buys-netsuite-deal-valued-about-93-billion <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Oracle Corp., eager to boost its cloud-services strategy amid intensifying competition, agreed to buy NetSuite Inc. for about $9.3 billion. </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/oracle-buys-netsuite-deal-valued-about-93-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/oracle-buys-netsuite-deal-valued-about-93-billion#comments Cloud Bloomberg Bloomberg NetSuite NetSuite Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:07:00 +0000 176691 at http://windowsitpro.com View Fault and Update Domains in Azure Resource Manager http://windowsitpro.com/azure/view-fault-and-update-domains-azure-resource-manager <div class="node-body article-body">View the Update Domains and Fault Domains for VMs in Azure Resource Manager.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/view-fault-and-update-domains-azure-resource-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/view-fault-and-update-domains-azure-resource-manager#comments Azure ARM ARM Fault Domains Fault Domains update domains update domains Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:50:00 +0000 176011 at http://windowsitpro.com Internet of Things: Moving from Hype to Reality http://windowsitpro.com/iot/internet-things-moving-hype-reality <div class="node-body article-body"><p>It&rsquo;s decision time in many IT departments. Which up-and-coming technology should explore for business potential? VR might drive a breakthrough in conferencing capabilities. AI could push automation to new heights. And bots hold the promise of tying together the deluge of applications being used.</p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/iot/internet-things-moving-hype-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/iot/internet-things-moving-hype-reality#comments IoT Business Intelligence Professional Internet of Things Network Administrator Networking Security Systems Administrator Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:53:00 +0000 176571 at http://windowsitpro.com Azure Security Center Released for General Availability http://windowsitpro.com/azure/azure-security-center-released-general-availability <div class="node-body article-body">After an active preview period where several Microsoft customers had the opportunity to get a closer look at their security policies and configurations, Microsoft is giving access to the Azure Security Center to all of their cloud customers.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/azure-security-center-released-general-availability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/azure-security-center-released-general-availability#comments Azure Azure Security Center Azure Security Center Microsoft Microsoft Microsoft Azure Microsoft Azure Security Center Security Center Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:33:00 +0000 176461 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Bookings offered as new service under Office 365 http://windowsitpro.com/office-365/microsoft-bookings-offered-new-service-under-office-365 <div class="node-body article-body">A new service from Microsoft for their Office 365 Business Premium subscribers will allow business users to make appointments for their services around the clock through a unique scheduling page/portal.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/office-365/microsoft-bookings-offered-new-service-under-office-365" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/office-365/microsoft-bookings-offered-new-service-under-office-365#comments Office 365 Bookings Microsoft Bookings Office 365 Subscription Thu, 21 Jul 2016 22:55:00 +0000 176301 at http://windowsitpro.com Want a Happier, More Productive IT Team? Adopt Cloud Services http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/want-happier-more-productive-it-team-adopt-cloud-services <div class="field-byline"> Nicole Henderson </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 1.48em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif;">Use of cloud services is making IT administrators happier and more productive at work, in turn making it easier for organizations to hire strong candidates, according to a report released Wednesday by BetterCloud and 451 Research.</p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/want-happier-more-productive-it-team-adopt-cloud-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/want-happier-more-productive-it-team-adopt-cloud-services#comments Cloud Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:31:00 +0000 176241 at http://windowsitpro.com IBM testing new blockchain service to track high-value supply chain http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/ibm-testing-new-blockchain-service-track-high-value-supply-chain <div class="field-deck"> Soon there will be real diamonds in the blockchain mines </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>For those industries where the origin matters, getting verifiable sign off has been a surprisingly tricky problem, particularly as goods change hands across an increasingly complex global supply chain. Blockchains, the technology underpinning Bitcoin and a variety of virtual currency, might help, and IBM has launched the&nbsp;new supply-chain focused IBM Blockchain to try and service that demand.</p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/ibm-testing-new-blockchain-service-track-high-value-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/ibm-testing-new-blockchain-service-track-high-value-supply-chain#comments Cloud Blockchain Blockchain IBM IBM Internet of Things Internet of Things technology Technology Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:05:00 +0000 176211 at http://windowsitpro.com Share Virtual Network between Resource Groups http://windowsitpro.com/azure/share-virtual-network-between-resource-groups <div class="node-body article-body">Understand if a virtual network can be shared between resource groups and what the boundaries actually are.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/share-virtual-network-between-resource-groups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/share-virtual-network-between-resource-groups#comments Azure resource groups resource groups virtual network Virtual Network Tue, 19 Jul 2016 13:43:00 +0000 175281 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Stream Announced - Will Eventually Merge with Office 365 Video http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsoft-stream-announced-will-eventually-merge-office-365-video <div class="node-body article-body">After spending the last eight months working on Office 365 Video, Microsoft has announced a new video service preview that will eventually merge with Office 365 Video to form the Microsoft Streaming service.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsoft-stream-announced-will-eventually-merge-office-365-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsoft-stream-announced-will-eventually-merge-office-365-video#comments Cloud Office 365 Microsoft Microsoft Stream Office 365 Office 365 Video Preview Video video service Tue, 19 Jul 2016 12:26:00 +0000 176131 at http://windowsitpro.com Correct terms for VIP and DIP and more in Azure Resource Manager http://windowsitpro.com/azure/correct-terms-vip-and-dip-and-more-azure-resource-manager <div class="node-body article-body">Many things changed with Azure Resource Manager including the names for various types of IP address.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/correct-terms-vip-and-dip-and-more-azure-resource-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/correct-terms-vip-and-dip-and-more-azure-resource-manager#comments Azure IP IP Private Private Public Public Mon, 18 Jul 2016 13:34:00 +0000 175241 at http://windowsitpro.com