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Here are the headlines from September 3, 2014:

 

Top News:

 

Garage Series: How Microsoft safeguards your data in the Office 365 service

Still running Windows Server 2003? Get valuable tips on how to break up with your infrastructure

New IT Pro Blog: Get step-by-step guides for modernizing your infra­structure with hybrid cloud

Now available: Get Visual Studio “14” CTP 3 and an early build of the .NET Framework vNext

 

 

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Enterprise mobility: Brad Anderson’s unofficial response to VMworld 2014 keynote

Now available for Azure: Get previews of new NoSQL database and search services

Ten resources that can help you upgrade from Windows Server 2003

TechNet Radio: Now is the time to start planning to modernize your infrastructure

BYOD is here to stay: Find free training resources to empower your mobile workforce

How to plan a hybrid cloud storage architecture

Edge Show: A guide to running Docker on Azure

Three critical reasons why modern app practices matter to IT pros

 

 

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