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Windows CE 6.0 Has RTM’d

On September 15, Microsoft released Windows CE 6.0 to manufacturing. Microsoft delivered Beta 1 of CE 6.0, code-named "Yamazaki," in May. CE 6.0 is expected to be the foundation...

Windows Chief Allchin Tells App Developers to Get the Lead Out

Jim Allchin, co-president of Microsoft's platforms and systems division (and acting Windows Vista development chief) posted late last week an open letter to software developers on Microsoft's Vista Development...

Microsoft Zune: The Good, the Bad and the DRM Ugly

Even if you're already sick of hearing about Microsoft's Zune portable media player, there are still a few tidbits worth calling out. Microsoft already is dropping hints that there's...

VSTO ‘Cypress’ Hits Beta

Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Second Edition – or, as we prefer to call it, Microsoft "Cypress" – has hit beta. The new VSTO, which will allow developers...

Will Microsoft Bring Its Works Suite Online?

Microsoft is planning to Web-ify the core of its "Microsoft Works" consumer productivity suite, according to BusinessWeek. (Aha! Maybe that's what Office Online chief Rajesh Jha meant when he...

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Komprise Co-Founder Krishna Subramanian on Data Management-as-a-Service

I spoke with Krishna Subramanian, co-founder and president, Komprise, about using Data Management-as-a-Service to manage data in a multi-cloud environment. What are the big...

Why Apple’s Enterprise Efforts Always Fail

Apple is again making a run at the Enterprise, and Forrester has released a report indicating companies could save around $300 a year in...

Tableau’s Philip Cooper on Data Analytics ‘Available to All’

Philip Cooper, VP of Product, Tableau, discusses the trend toward making data analytics tools available to employees throughout the organization, not merely the C-suite.  Among...

Top Ways Enterprises Apply AIOps for Network Management

Enterprises and their NetOps teams are challenged with sifting through large amounts of incoming data to identify technical, performance and security problems as they...

Dell’s Latitude 7320 Detachable and the Value of Business-Class Ultra-Portable Laptops

Since early 2013, the year Microsoft launched its first Surface Pro, PC vendors have been exploring the value and limits of detachable or ultra-portable...