• Posey's Tips & Tricks

    How To Copy Files from a Host Server to a Hyper-V Virtual Machine

    Brien walks you through one of Hyper-V's best features: its ability to copy a file directly from a host server to a virtual machine without leveraging the network stack. 11/25/2019

  • Posey's Tips & Tricks

    How To Remove the Windows 10 Action Center

    Microsoft meant well with Windows 10's Action Center, but the constant pop-up notifications are often more annoying than helpful. Here's how to get rid of them. 11/22/2019

  • News

    Windows Has Support for Encrypted DNS

    Microsoft announced this week that the Windows operating system already has support for an encrypted Domain Name System option that promises to add greater privacy protections for Internet connections. 11/18/2019

  • Datacenter Trends

    The Datacenter in 2020 and Beyond: More Edge, 'As-a-Service' and AI

    The next few years are going to be lively ones for the datacenter, according to research firm IDC's "Futurescape" report. 11/18/2019

  • Posey's Tips & Tricks

    Inking Gains Traction in Office 365

    From PowerPoint to Excel, Microsoft is beefing up its support for digital inking across its Office 365 apps. Here's a snapshot of upcoming features. 11/18/2019

  • News

    Salesforce and Microsoft Partnering on Azure Services and Teams

    Salesforce.com and Microsoft on Thursday announced a strategic partnership on cloud technology use. 11/15/2019

  • News

    Microsoft Highlights SharePoint Changes and Future Capabilities in Ignite Talk

    SharePoint news from Ignite consisted of lots of improvements, some driven by customer requests. 11/15/2019

  • Posey's Tips & Tricks

    What Does Office 365 Support for New Surface Hardware Actually Mean?

    Microsoft has spilled a lot of ink touting the ways that its new Surface-branded peripherals will be bring Office 365 features to life. 11/14/2019

  • News

    Azure Active Directory ID Protection 'Refresh' Now Available

    Microsoft's enhancements to the Azure Active Directory Identity Protection service are now said to be "generally available" (GA), or ready for commercial use, per a Wednesday announcement. 11/13/2019

  • News

    Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Version 1909

    Microsoft on Tuesday announced the release of Windows 10 version 1909, a new operating system product that's also known as the "Windows 10 November 2019 Update." 11/12/2019

  • News

    November Microsoft Security Bundle Addresses 75 Vulnerabilities

    Of that number, 13 vulnerabilities are rated "Critical" to patch, while 62 vulnerabilities are deemed "Important." 11/12/2019

  • Posey's Tips & Tricks

    The Future of Office 365 Pricing

    With a raft of new Office 365 features in the pipeline, Microsoft also seems ready to change the way it bills its subscribers. Will it replicate Azure's pay-per-use model, or will it look like something else entirely? 11/12/2019

  • News

    Microsoft Offers 1 Year of Free Windows 7 Extended Security Updates to E5 Licensees

    Microsoft is offering one year of free support under its Extended Security Updates program to Windows 7 users if their organizations have E5 licensing. 11/08/2019

  • Posey's Tips & Tricks

    What Happens When You Use a Virtual Reality Headset in Space?

    And now for something (almost) completely different, Brien sees how well a HoloLens-like headset weathers the unique conditions of a zero gravity flight. 11/08/2019

  • News

    Microsoft Detecting BlueKeep Exploits Used for Coin Mining

    Microsoft on Thursday described its research on the so-called "BlueKeep" Remote Desktop Services vulnerability in older Windows systems, finding signs that it's being used to install coin miners. 11/07/2019

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