Cloud http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9276/more en Microsoft's Mass Layoffs Capture the Attention of the U.S. Senate http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsofts-mass-layoffs-capture-attention-us-senate <div class="node-body article-body">Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala) is questioning how Microsoft could lay-off 18,000 people yet still be at the fore for requesting that H1-B visa allowances be doubled.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsofts-mass-layoffs-capture-attention-us-senate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/microsofts-mass-layoffs-capture-attention-us-senate#comments Cloud Microsoft Microsoft MSFT MSFT Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:39:00 +0000 110541 at http://windowsitpro.com R.I.P., TechEd http://windowsitpro.com/industry/rip-teched <div class="field-deck"> And MMS, MEC, and the SharePoint, Lync and Project conferences too </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How do you follow-up on a TechEd that featured only cloud-based product updates and not a single on-premises upgrade? Why you kill TechEd, of course. And then you bring it back from the dead ... as something else entirely.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/industry/rip-teched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/industry/rip-teched#comments Cloud Industry Exchange Server Connections Online Windows Server SharePoint SQL Server Systems Management Exchange Exchange Industry Industry Microsoft Microsoft new technology new technology SharePoint SharePoint SQL Server SQL Server tech pros tech pros TechEd TechEd TechEd 2014 TechEd 2014 Windows Windows windows server windows server Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:20:00 +0000 110411 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Gives Customers Control over the Azure RemoteApp Cloud http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-gives-customers-control-over-azure-remoteapp-cloud <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has now given customers more control over their Azure RemoteApp environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-gives-customers-control-over-azure-remoteapp-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-gives-customers-control-over-azure-remoteapp-cloud#comments Azure Azure Azure Azure RemoteApp Azure RemoteApp Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:11:00 +0000 110531 at http://windowsitpro.com First-Hand Account of Being Fired by Microsoft http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/first-hand-account-being-fired-microsoft <div class="node-body article-body">Now ex-Microsoft employee has taken to Twitter to give a first-hand account of the recent, massive Microsoft lay-off effort.</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/cloud/first-hand-account-being-fired-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/first-hand-account-being-fired-microsoft#comments Cloud Microsoft Microsoft Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:59:00 +0000 110441 at http://windowsitpro.com Evidence of a Microsoft Unified Commercial Event http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/evidence-microsoft-unified-commercial-event <div class="node-body article-body">Evidence of next year's combined technology event are already showing up online.</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/cloud/evidence-microsoft-unified-commercial-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/evidence-microsoft-unified-commercial-event#comments Cloud TechEd TechEd Unified Microsoft Commercial Technology Event Unified Microsoft Commercial Technology Event Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:46:00 +0000 110421 at http://windowsitpro.com The changing nature of email NDRs http://windowsitpro.com/blog/changing-nature-email-ndrs <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>We&rsquo;ve all received NDRs, or non-delivery reports, the way that email servers attempt to be friendly to users when informing them that their email has not been delivered. NDRs have been with us since the very early days of email and several Internet Task Force (IETF) Request for Comments (RFCs) have addressed the need for email servers to generate NDRs in a common format. Given the use of SMTP as the de facto email connectivity standard for many years now (does anyone still use X.400?), you&rsquo;d expect that NDRs would be a well-rounded feature of any self-respecting email server.</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/changing-nature-email-ndrs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/changing-nature-email-ndrs#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 delivery status notification delivery status notification DSN DSN Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange Online Exchange Online Gmail gmail Google Google NDR NDR Non-delivery report Non-delivery report Office 365 Office 365 RFC RFC Yahoo Mail Yahoo Mail Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 94841 at http://windowsitpro.com TechEd is Dead. Long Liveā€¦ http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/teched-dead-long-live <div class="node-body article-body">Today, Microsoft has announced a huge consolidation of conferences into a single "unified" event in Chicago in May 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/teched-dead-long-live" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud/teched-dead-long-live#comments Cloud TechEd TechEd Unified Technology Event for Enterprises Unified Technology Event for Enterprises UTEE UTEE Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:59:00 +0000 110381 at http://windowsitpro.com Review: Urban Armor Gear Military Grade Case for Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/review-urban-armor-gear-military-grade-case-surface-pro-and-surface-pro-2 <div class="node-body article-body">UAG's new rugged case for Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 provides military grade protection for drop and shock.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/review-urban-armor-gear-military-grade-case-surface-pro-and-surface-pro-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/review-urban-armor-gear-military-grade-case-surface-pro-and-surface-pro-2#comments Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Urban Armor Gear Urban Armor Gear Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:13:00 +0000 110371 at http://windowsitpro.com Link Between Azure AD Account and On-Premises AD Account http://windowsitpro.com/hybrid-cloud/link-between-azure-ad-account-and-premises-ad-account <div class="node-body article-body">Learn the link between on-premises Active Directory accounts and Azure Active Directory accounts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/hybrid-cloud/link-between-azure-ad-account-and-premises-ad-account" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/hybrid-cloud/link-between-azure-ad-account-and-premises-ad-account#comments Hybrid Cloud Azure Active Directory Active Directory AD AD Azure Active Directory Azure Active Directory Azure AD Azure AD Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 109041 at http://windowsitpro.com Challenges await as Microsoft dumps MEC, TechEd (and other conferences) for a mega-event http://windowsitpro.com/blog/microsoft-mega-Office-event-chicago-may-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Microsoft has announced their intention to run a unified technology event in Chicago in the first week of May, 2015. The new event will replace the previous Lync, SharePoint, Exchange (MEC), Management Summit, TechEd and Project conferences. In short, it&rsquo;s the mega-conference, a new event that combines technology updates for all of the Office servers plus <a href="http://www.2013mms.com/" target="_blank">MMS</a>, which seems like a curious add-on to the Office fold.</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/microsoft-mega-Office-event-chicago-may-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/microsoft-mega-Office-event-chicago-may-2015#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Outlook SharePoint 2013 Chicago Chicago Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2016 Exchange 2016 Exchange Online Exchange Online Lync Lync MEC MEC MMS. Project MMS. Project Office Office Office 365 Office 365 SharePoint SharePoint technology conference technology conference Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:25:00 +0000 110251 at http://windowsitpro.com