List/Grid Tag Archives: Microsoft

Colorado Healthcare Program Deploys Microsoft Cloud Platform; Steve Hess Comments

Colorado Healthcare Program Deploys Microsoft Cloud Platform; Steve Hess Comments

A Microsoft cloud platform has been deployed for a Colorado healthcare system in less than three months to help efforts to centralize information technology platforms into one ecosystem. The University of Colorado… Read more »

Dell Adds Microsoft’s Windows Azure to Cloud Partner Program; Garth Fort Comments

Dell Adds Microsoft’s Windows Azure to Cloud Partner Program; Garth Fort Comments

Dell and Microsoft have formed a partnership to deliver Windows Azure through Dell’s cloud partner program that launched in May. The companies aim for Dell’s customers to have more cloud implementation… Read more »

Dell, Accenture Form Cloud and Security Services Team; Jack Sepple Comments

Dell, Accenture Form Cloud and Security Services Team; Jack Sepple Comments

Dell and Accenture have reached a four-year agreement to develop and market data center services in an effort to help customers address business technology requirements. Accenture’s technologies will be combined… Read more »

Microsoft Teams with 25 Companies for Cloud Services Consortium; Takeshi Numoto Comments

Microsoft Teams with 25 Companies for Cloud Services Consortium; Takeshi Numoto Comments

Microsoft Corp. has established the Cloud OS Network, an international working group that will offer Microsoft-based cloud computing products and services to customers. More than 25 technology firms have signed… Read more »

Microsoft, A10 Networks, FBI Curb Botnet Operations; David Finn Comments

Microsoft, A10 Networks, FBI Curb Botnet Operations; David Finn Comments

Microsoft, Europol, A10 Networks and the FBI have jointly thwarted a malicious computer program in a move aimed at helping to prevent cybercrime and clean infected computers. The ZeroAccess botnet… Read more »

Apple to Acquire Motion-Tracking Technology Maker PrimeSense for $350M

Apple to Acquire Motion-Tracking Technology Maker PrimeSense for $350M

Apple has confirmed plans to purchase motion-tracking chip technology manufacturer PrimeSense for $350 million, Bloomberg reported Friday. Serena Saitto and David Welch write Apple spokeswoman Kristin Huguet verified the acquisition… Read more »

Hugh Milward: Microsoft Seeks to Raise Cybersecurity Awareness

Hugh Milward: Microsoft Seeks to Raise Cybersecurity Awareness

Microsoft has chosen Hanover to handle the software maker’s public affairs as Microsoft aims to raise the public’s awareness of cybersecurity and other technology-related issues, PRWeek reported Thursday. Daniel Farey-Jones… Read more »

Microsoft Pools Forensics, Legal Pros at Cybercrime Hub; David Finn, Richard Boscovich Comment

Microsoft Pools Forensics, Legal Pros at Cybercrime Hub; David Finn, Richard Boscovich Comment

Microsoft has opened a new center for online forensic experts, security engineers and legal technology professionals to collaborate and develop anti-hacking measures, Reuters reported Thursday. Joseph Menn writes the Cybersecurity… Read more »

Microsoft Signs Cloud Security Compliance Agreement; Stuart McKee Comments

Microsoft Signs Cloud Security Compliance Agreement; Stuart McKee Comments

Microsoft has agreed to follow the FBI‘s Criminal Justice Information Systems security requirements for cloud computing technology, Government Technology reported Monday. Jason Shueh writes Microsoft indicates in an agreement with… Read more »

GCE Unveils Financial Cloud Migration Platform; Matt France Comments

GCE Unveils Financial Cloud Migration Platform; Matt France Comments

GCE has launched a new platform designed to help customers move their financial systems from an enterprise resource software system to a cloud computing environment. The GCE Financial Accounting Service… Read more »

Microsoft Picks Thales Security for Rights Mgmt Tool; Dan Plastina, Richard Moulds Comment

Microsoft Picks Thales Security for Rights Mgmt Tool; Dan Plastina, Richard Moulds Comment

Microsoft has picked Thales e-Security hardware security modules to update the software maker’s Windows Azure rights management service. The nShield HSM is intended to provide added protection for the cloud-based version… Read more »

Microsoft Acquires Supply Chain Mgmt Software From Blue Horseshoe

Microsoft Acquires Supply Chain Mgmt Software From Blue Horseshoe

Microsoft is buying two Blue Horseshoe software offerings that are designed to facilitate supply chain management and operate with Microsoft’s enterprise resource planning system. The WAX and TRAX products work to… Read more »

Microsoft Designs Enterprise Cloud Migration Operating System

Microsoft Designs Enterprise Cloud Migration Operating System

Microsoft has developed an operating system with the goal of helping organizations migrate to cloud environments, eWeek reported Thursday. Cloud OS is designed to integrate applications with cloud-based services, automate provisioning and… Read more »

Microsoft Launches Local Biz Mentoring Initiative; Mteto Nyati Comments

Microsoft Launches Local Biz Mentoring Initiative; Mteto Nyati Comments

Microsoft will collaborate with three Africa-based incubators under an initiative aimed at helping local communities grow their business and technical skills by using Microsoft platforms. The goal of 4AfrikaInitiative is… Read more »

SAP Introduces More HANA Platform Services; Dr. Vishal Sikka Comments

SAP Introduces More HANA Platform Services; Dr. Vishal Sikka Comments

SAP introduced new services at an ongoing company event intended to improve the use of the SAP HANA infrastructure. The information technology firm showcased an application and solution design service… Read more »

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