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April, 2010

  • SQL Server Reporting Services SDK for PHP

    Today, from the Jump In! Developer Web Camp underway in Zurich, Microsoft released the first SQL Server Reporting Services SDK (Software Development Kit) for PHP. The toolkit aims to increase the ability of PHP applications to interoperate with Microsoft...
  • SQL Server 2008 R2 Released to Manufacturing!

    Today, Microsoft is excited to announce the released SQL Server 2008 R2 to manufacturing! Customers can expect availability in the next few weeks through Microsoft's distribution channels. For more information, visit the SQL Server 2008 R2 Virtual Press...
  • Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 GA, Silverlight 4 RTW

    Today, from the Visual Studio 2010, .NET Framework 4, and Silverlight 4 Launch event in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced: General availability of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4, currently available for purchase/download on www.Microsoft.com...
  • IDC whitepaper, Webcast discuss mainframe, UNIX migrations to Windows

    According to IDC, 2010 will be an “inflection point” for IT departments – with the recession subsiding, now is the time when many datacenter upgrades will finally get the green light. IDC released a whitepaper (sponsored by Microsoft) today to help IT...
  • "The Value of Corporate Secrets" White Paper Released Today

    Microsoft and RSA announced this morning the results of a commissioned global survey conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Microsoft and RSA, entitled "The Value of Corporate Secrets." Among other discoveries, the survey of 305 IT security...
  • MMS 2010: More exciting news from Day 2 in Las Vegas

    The excitement continues at Day 2 of MMS 2010, where Brad Anderson delivered the Day 2 keynote speech, focused on Microsoft's user-centric computing vision that was outlined at MMS 2009 and highlighted the progress Microsoft has made over the last year...
  • Windows Azure Platform Expands Global Availability to 41 Countries

    The Microsoft Windows Azure platform, including Windows Azure, SQL Azure, and Windows Azure platform AppFabric is now generally available in an additional 20 countries and regions including Brazil, Hong Kong, Mexico, and Australia, making our flexible...
  • Silverlight 4 has released to Web today

    As announced at the Visual Studio 2010, .NET Framework 4 and Silverlight 4 Launch event earlier this week, Silverlight 4 has released to Web today and is now available for download at: www.microsoft.com/getsilverlight . In addition, Microsoft will also...
  • RTM of System Center Essentials and System Center DPM 2010

    Today Microsoft announced the release to manufacturing (RTM) of two IT management products for midsize businesses: System Center Essentials (SCE) 2010 and System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010. · SCE 2010 provides IT professionals with a...
  • Microsoft Management Summit 2010 Kicks Off Today

    The Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) 2010 kicked off today in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year, the conference will focus on Manage the Future: Desktop to Cloud . Bob Muglia, President of the Microsoft Server and Tools Business, delivered the opening...
  • Watch the MMS keynotes on the web!

    Next week kicks off the annual Microsoft Management Summit in Las Vegas. For those of you unable to travel to Sin City, you can watch the Microsoft Management Summit executive keynotes live on the web . Don't miss this opportunity to see our top executives...