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  • Blog Post: Target Running Hyper-V in All 1,755 Stores; Microsoft Management Summit 2011 Begins Today

    Microsoft’s annual Management Summit kicks off today and approximately 4,000 attendees are arriving in Las Vegas for the event. As the show begins, today Microsoft highlighted the experiences of retailer Target Corp. using Microsoft virtualization and management technologies. Target...
  • Blog Post: Windows Server “8” Beta is Here!

    Today on the Windows Server blog , corporate vice president Bill Laing writes about the Windows Server “8” beta . IT professionals and software developers worldwide can now download, evaluate and provide Microsoft with feedback on the new platform. The new server dramatically improves...
  • Blog Post: Windows Server News from IT Forum

    Today at IT Forum, Bob Kelly, corporate vice president in the Server and Tools Business at Microsoft, announced pricing, packaging and licensing for Windows Server 2008 and introduced a new product, Microsoft Hyper-V Server. Specifically: The Windows Server 2008 lineup includes the following familiar...
  • Blog Post: Windows Server 2008 and Forefront Client Security Deliver a “Safer Together” Solution

    T he Forefront Client Security Service Pack 1 and Forefront Client Security / Windows Server 2008 Network Access Protection (FCS-NAP) integration kit release date is coming up soon. As part of the Windows Server 2008 Launch Event, the integrated solution was demonstrated in Los Angeles today. A...
  • Blog Post: OpenStack is now open for Microsoft’s Hyper-V

    Microsoft is partnering with Cloud.com and Rackspace to provide support of its virtualization platform, Hyper-V, to the OpenStack project. This allows customers and service providers to use Windows Server R2 2008 Hyper-V virtualized environments running a mix of Microsoft and non-Microsoft infrastructure...
  • Blog Post: Hyper-V RC Released

    Today Microsoft delivered the Hyper-V release candidate (RC) code broadly to customers and partners. This is a key milestone signaling that Microsoft is on track to deliver Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V virtualization by August 2008. Hyper-V RC is a feature-complete version and has three main enhancements...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Introduces Windows Server 2008 Foundation

    Microsoft Corp. has expanded its industry- leading Windows Server family of operating systems with the addition of Windows Server 2008 Foundation. Built for small businesses with 15 or fewer users, Windows Server 2008 Foundation puts the reliability, security and manageability of the Windows Server platform...
  • Blog Post: News in High Performance Computing

    Today Microsoft made several announcements and updates on progress in their High Performance Computing work. To learn more about these announcements, visit: http://blogs.technet.com/windowsserver/default.aspx
  • Blog Post: Customers Share Experiences with Windows Server 2008

    Since the Heroes Happen Here launch in February, Windows Server 2008 customers are seeing strong results. Over the course of the next few months, product managers from the Windows Server Division will be showcasing, on the Windows Server Blog, multiple customer stories and scenarios that truly demonstrate...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Unveils Windows HPC Server 2008

    Microsoft today released the first public beta of Microsoft Windows HPC Server 2008, a server operating system and tools designed for the fast-growing high-performance computing (HPC) market. Microsoft also kicked-off the Parallel Computing Initiative, a program creating a set of common development...
  • Blog Post: Webcast Series: 'How to Invest in the IT Infrastructure You Have While Preparing for Tomorrow'

    Part I of the webcast series is only 6 days away! Microsoft is pleased to announce that Al Gillen, program vice president, IDC will be moderating this event; allowing for an open and informational dialogue. Bill Laing, Microsoft CVP Windows Server Division, Al Gillen, program vice president, and...
  • Blog Post: Tom Brokaw to participate in HHH Launch

    Today, Microsoft announced that Tom Brokaw will participate in the Heroes Happen Here event in Los Angeles on February 27. Mr. Brokaw will be appearing and commenting on the place of digital technology in the global environment. Tom Brokaw was the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News...
  • Blog Post: Windows SBS 7 Preview Available Today

    Today Microsoft announced that the Windows Small Business Server (SBS) “7” public preview is now available for download. Built on Windows Server 2008 R2, this edition of the solution suite will include Microsoft® Exchange Server 2010 SP1, Microsoft SharePoint® Foundation 2010, and...
  • Blog Post: Beta Release: Bringing Windows Azure Services to Windows Server for Hosting Service Providers

    Today, Microsoft announced the beta release of new technologies that allow hosting service providers to deliver turnkey cloud services to customers, including high-scale websites and virtual machine hosting with an extensible self-service portal experience. These technologies run on Windows Server...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Announces Official Name for ‘Centro,’ Windows Essential Business Server; Product Details Revealed

    There are approximately 1.4 million midsized businesses in the world and their IT needs are unique. But, in order to maintain growth, they require the same powerful technology solutions used by large companies. That was the thinking behind ‘Centro,’ Microsoft’s integrated IT solution for midsize organizations...
  • Blog Post: Windows 7 & Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 RTMs today!

    Today, Microsoft released Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) to manufacturing and announced that it will be available to customers on February 22, 2011. Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 enables sophisticated desktop virtualization capabilities that build on the comprehensive virtualization...
  • Blog Post: Meet the new Windows Server 2008

    Over the last few weeks, Microsoft’s Windows Server 2008 web and print ads have been unveiled. The ads feature a robot that personifies “ The Server Unleashed .” Like Windows Server 2008, the IT 24-7 robot is strong on self defense, built to handle even the most formidable challenges, and ready and working...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webcast: 'One Server Does Not Fit All'

    On April 14, at 9 a.m. PDT , Microsoft will kick off a webcast series on 'How to Invest in the IT Infrastructure You Have While Preparing for Tomorrow.’ Part 1 is titled "One Server Does Not Fit All". During part 1, Bill Laing, Microsoft CVP Windows Server Division, Al Gillen, program vice president...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Private Cloud News

    by STB Blogger Today, during an online webcast, “ Transforming IT with Microsoft Private Cloud ”, Satya Nadella, Microsoft Server & Tools Business president and Brad Anderson, corporate vice president of the Management and Security Division, discussed how Microsoft is making the private...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Announces Public Preview and Pricing for Windows Essential Server Solutions

    Today the Microsoft Windows Essential Server Solutions team announced the public preview and pricing for both Windows Small Business Server 2008 and Windows Essential Business Server 2008. With this public preview, any interested customers or partners can sign up to download and evaluate pre-release...
  • Blog Post: WPC 2012 - New Ways Partners Can Benefit in the Era of the Cloud OS

    Satya Nadella, president of the Server and Tools Division (STB) at Microsoft, took the stage this morning on Day 2 of the Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Toronto, Canada. Speaking to more than 16,000 attendees, he discussed new ways that partners can benefit in the era of the cloud OS, which Takeshi...
  • Blog Post: Server and Tools Business makes as splash at Microsoft's 2010 Worldwide Partner Conference

    Today kicked off the first day of Microsoft’s 2010 Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington D.C. Top on the agenda is cloud computing. Cloud computing is creating a transformative change and opportunity for customers and partners, enabling what is called IT-as-a -Service . Microsoft...