Seven solutions to help secure Active Directory

Imagine having to consolidate the directory services of an organization with over 100,000 users, 300 administrators and thousands of PCs. That...

February 11th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Windows 10 Start Menu

Windows to Go: A good way to evaluate Windows 10?

*Editor's note: Story originally published Oct. 1, and is updated as one of our most popular posts of 2015. Windows...

December 12th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

security and privacy issues

Microsoft previews Active Directory threat analytics solution

Microsoft has started to market the Active Directory security scanning technology it bought last November from Israeli startup  Aorato. At...

May 5th, 2015 Howard Solomon

technology shift, trends, IT careers, shift knob

CAA Saskatchewan shifts to single-sign on access system

Workers at CAA Saskatchewan have to be more mobile than many. That was one of the drivers behind the installation of a...

November 24th, 2014 Danny Bradbury

Security Pad, cyber security, IT

Microsoft to use machine learning to secure Active Directory

Microsoft Corp.is boosting the security of its Active Directory service with machine learning technology acquired with its purchase of cloud...

November 13th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Microsoft reveals ambitious security strategy

Microsoft reveals ambitious security strategy

Microsoft has begun detailing a security strategy that will see it combine its identity management efforts with its Forefront security...

April 16th, 2009 John Fontana

Mac management for Windows IT folks

Mac management for Windows IT folks

One of IT's key roles is client management, which is all about defining or controlling many aspects of how users'...

March 2nd, 2009 Ryan Faas

Post-Thanksgiving downer: MS plans 11 patches

Post-Thanksgiving downer: MS plans 11 patches

This week will be a busy one for system administrators coming back from the Thanksgiving weekend as Microsoft is planning...

October 9th, 2008 Robert MacMillan

Microsoft to release seven registry updates

Microsoft to release seven registry updates

Microsoft Corp. said this week it would issue seven security updates, three of which are "critical," to patch Windows components...

June 5th, 2008 Gregg Keizer