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  • Blog Post: Hunting Down and Killing Ransomware with Mark Russinovich

    Scareware is a form of malware that poses as a legitimate security tool. It attempts to fool a user into thinking their computer is heavily infected with malware and then lets the user know that the most convenient way to clean the system is to pay for the full version of the scareware software that...
  • Blog Post: The New Office - Developer and IT Pro Resources

    Last week we unveiled the customer preview of the new Microsoft Office, available at http://office.com/preview . Be sure to read the press release when you get a moment. There is an on-demand recording of the event webcast that is a little over an hour in length that is very informative. We also wanted...
  • Blog Post: Unified Device Management with Windows Intune and System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1

    Back in September, Microsoft announced its strategy around unified device management and how the next releases of Windows Intune and System Center 2012 Configuration Manager would deliver on that vision. As part of this week's update to our Cloud OS vision , we’re pleased to announce that System...
  • Blog Post: Your One-Stop Shop for Microsoft Tech Insight

    The Server & Tools Blogs network , what you're reading right now, is designed to give you a morning- or afternoon-briefing that you can use to catch up on the news and technical information from Microsoft and its blogging community. Give us five to ten minutes, and we'll keep you up on Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Get Started with System Center 2012 SP1

    Microsoft has announced the immediate availability of System Center 2012 SP1. This release is full of new features that light up the new functionality found in Windows Server 2012. The combination of System Center 2012 SP1 with Windows Server 2012 provides the foundation of what we call the ‘ Cloud...
  • Blog Post: Tune in to TechEd on the New Server & Tools Blog Network

    We’re launching a new blogging effort across our Dev and IT blogs today, turning the blog network spotlight first to TechEd and Microsoft Server & Tools Business President Satya Nadella’s keynote in Orlando on Monday morning. Tune in to see the speech live. The Server & Tools Blogs...
  • Blog Post: Get Started with VM Depot for Windows Azure

    Earlier this week, Microsoft Open Technologies announced the new VM Depot — a community-driven catalog of open source virtual machine images that can be used with Windows Azure. With VM Depot, users can build and share configurations, create custom open source stacks, and configure new architectures...
  • Blog Post: Your App Featured in a Windows Phone TV Ad

    Want more visibility for your apps? How about more customers? Then here's a one-of-a-kind opportunity to help you kick off the new year. We are launching a new contest with a very special top prize: your app could receive featured placement in a Windows Phone prime-time TV ad in the U.S. The contest...
  • Blog Post: The Cloud OS and Innovations for Hosting Service Providers

    This past week, System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 was made available. This was an important step for our Cloud OS vision . The Cloud OS provides a consistent platform for infrastructure, apps, and data that can reside in any datacenter — be it a private datacenter, a service provider’s...
  • Blog Post: What is the Cloud OS?

    Microsoft announced several new products and services today that deliver against the Cloud OS. But a lot of people may still be wondering what exactly is the Cloud OS and what it means to them. For those of you who still have questions, Michael Park, Corporate Vice President of Marketing in the Server...
  • Blog Post: Anglebrackets: A New Web Conference is Coming this April

    Remember the days of heading to Vegas for a Web conference? Are you still missing the Mix conference? Well, there's a new Web conference—called <anglebrackets>—taking place in Vegas next month. It will feature a host of notable presenters covering an array of sessions, from Modern JavaScript...
  • Blog Post: New Blog: Brad Anderson Goes In the Cloud with Microsoft

    Brad Anderson, Corporate Vice President for the Windows Server & System Center division, launched a new blog yesterday called In the Cloud . With regular posts, podcasts, and videos, Anderson plans to use this space as a venue for discussing how IT decision makers can assemble best-of-breed cloud...