New Microsoft licensing models bring new software bundles to enterprises

Microsoft has announced several new software licensing bundles, with a focus on productivity and security, along with many new models for large companies and different verticals.

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday – September 2016

It’s September and business for sysadmins is back to normal, so we got a brand new batch of seven critical and seven important updates.

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Third Party Patch Roundup – August 2016

IT pros who are looking for relief from the heavy patch loads we’ve seen recently will find August is a mixed bag. Firefox 48 is here now, along with a bunch of security updates from other vendors.

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Multi-factor Authentication: Resistance is futile

One of the most reliable ways to achieve secure logins is multi-factor authentication, but too many people are still avoiding it. And for no clear reason, since the new solutions on the market are making it simpler and easier to use.

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Happy Anniversary Windows 10

A year has passed, and the new, improved Microsoft Windows is here, bringing new features and an old dilemma: is it wise to upgrade your PC or tablet to the latest version of Windows immediately? Here’s a list of features that would make you think twice about your decision.

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August 2016 – Microsoft Patch Tuesday

It’s been a long, hot summer, and on the security update front, after a couple of months of heavy patch Tuesdays, we get a little bit of relief this time: Microsoft released only nine patches for August Patch Tuesday.

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Third Party Patch Roundup – July 2016

Hunting for new ways to get into networks is not a seasonal activity; that means there’s no rest for the weary IT pro this month.

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From mainframe to cloud: it’s technology déjà vu all over again

Let’s take a look at how we got from mainframe to cloud and what that progression might portend for future trends.

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