Microsoft struggles to get Hyper-V drivers in Linux kernel

Microsoft Corp. isn't exactly dumping Windows for Linux, but it has become one of the busiest contributors to the Linux kernel. Microsoft's attempt to get Hyper-V drivers into the Linux kernel has taken longer than expected, having begun in

Published on: July 18th, 2011 Jon Brodkin

Microsoft SQL 2008 R2 coming in May

Microsoft has released to manufacturing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2, the new version of its relational database management system software, the company announced Wednesday.  The software, a major update of the SQL Server

Published on: April 21st, 2010 joab jackson

Microsoft, security vendor clash over Virtual PC bug

A bug in Microsoft Corp.'s software gives hackers a way to exploit virtual Windows machines which would be attack-proof if they were running on real hardware, a researcher said today.The flaw is in

Published on: March 17th, 2010 Gregg Keizer