• Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 Is Now Available

    Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 Is Now Available

    The idea is to integrate hyper capabilities into SharePoint Server 2016 to enable on-premises customers to take advantage of the cloud, explained Seth Patton, general manager of SharePoint.Some of the changes in user experience now available in the on-premises version of SharePoint Server 2016 came from Office 365.
  • Google Slides' Q&A Feature Targets PowerPoint Fatigue

    Google Slides' Q&A Feature Targets PowerPoint Fatigue

    By using a smartphone or tablet, along with the Slides app, users can present to any screen via Chromecast, AirPlay, or Hangouts."Public speaking can be intimidating -- even for veteran speakers with phenomenal ideas and experiences to share," Michael Frederick, Google Slides engineer, wrote in a May 4 blog post.
  • Windows 10 Milestone, SharePoint Server 2016 Launches: Microsoft Roundup

    Windows 10 Milestone, SharePoint Server 2016 Launches: Microsoft Roundup

    There is a renewed focus on risk data aggregation and reporting (RDAR) solutions, as financial ins Microsoft released SharePoint Server 2016, updated the Windows 10 device count to 300 million, bought Solair, and announced a June 1 launch for SQL Server 2016.In other launch news, Microsoft released the final version of SharePoint Server 2016 this week.
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Targets Oracle Customers

    Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Targets Oracle Customers

    The process marks a new era in enterprise software development, testing, and deployment as organizations enter the age of the cloud and of the hybrid cloud.The company put together a comparison showing that many of the features that are priced as add-ons features in Oracle are already baked into the price of Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Microsoft's GigJam Productivity App Now Open To All

    Microsoft's GigJam Productivity App Now Open To All

    "We are targeting general availability as part of Office 365 later this year, so please stay tuned." Examples of GigJam's functionality include the ability to send specific paragraphs of a draft contract, rather than the entire file, to a customer's smartphone when in discussions.
  • 5 Cloud Performance Measuring Strategies

    5 Cloud Performance Measuring Strategies

    Here are 5 ways IT pros can make sure their company is getting a return on its cloud investment.Shifting to public cloud computing from traditional sources, including direct server and software license purchases, has been picking momentum.
  • The Best Dedicated Web Hosting Services of 2016

    The Best Dedicated Web Hosting Services of 2016

    You can save a nice chunk of money if you sign up for a year or more of dedicated hosting at a time.Additionally, you'll want a Web hosting service that offers Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) if you plan to sell products.