Joe Wilcox

Microsoft Windows 7 Release Candidate Arrives for Some – Most Must Wait

Today, Microsoft is releasing Windows 7 Release Candidate to MSDN and TechNet subscribers, with public availability coming on May 5. Microsoft isn't waiting until next month to tout the...

Microsoft Windows 7 Release Candidate: What to Expect

Microsoft will make a Windows 7 release candidate available to MSDN and TechNet subscribers on April 30. The software will be generally available on May 5. For those currently...

Microsoft Releases Office 2007 Service Pack 2

Enterprises should make no mistake about what Microsoft Office 2007 is and is not. Starting with Office 2003, Microsoft expanded Office's core functionality from the desktop to the server....

Could Windows 7 Ship on Back-to-School PCs?

On April 30, Microsoft plans to release Windows 7 Release Candidate to Microsoft Developer Network and to TechNet. The release candidate will be available to everyone else on May...

Will Windows XP Mode Put Compatibility Before Security?

Colleague Larry Seltzer raises some interesting questions about Windows XP Mode, which Microsoft plans to make available in beta sometime in the near future. XPM uses virtualization to let...

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Dell Unveils, Explains APEX ‘Portfolio-as-a-Service’

In one of its busiest news-making days in the last few years, Dell EMC on May 5 at its  virtualized Dell Technologies World unveiled...

Dell-VMware Split a Hot Topic for IT Watchers

An old Bob Dylan song titled “The Times They are A-Changin' ” reminds me of what’s going on in tech today. The reality is...

Why It’s Critical to Manage Privileges and Access Across Your Multi-Cloud Environments

Conventional approaches to privileged access and identity management are ineffective in today’s cloud-oriented DevSecOps environments. The concept of least privilege access still remains foundational...

Five Hidden Costs in Code Migration: How to Avoid Surprise Expenses

Migration to the cloud is in full flight. The most complex challenge involved in completing these migrations is not moving the data but migrating...

IBM Moves into the Container-Native Storage Lane

Data storage stands at an odd crossroads today. From a technological perspective, storage vendors continue to deliver the goods in terms of solutions becoming...