Microsoft

  • Life after CRs: contractors sorely needed

    The Honorable Tom Davis talks about on trends facing Government Contractors; as a former congressman and noted technology leader, he shares Government Contractor strategies and vision.

  • Microsoft begs users to stop using IE6

    Microsoft says ”everybody outta the IE6 pool!”

  • Cloud, cloud, everywhere there’s cloud

    Wow. So much news about cloud, so little time. Good thing we have this blog, right? Federal News Radio was busy covering news about cloud computing this week. We’ve gathered all of those stories here for easy access. Army weeks away from enterprise e-mail rollout The Army will begin migrating employees to its new cloud-based […]

  • Microsoft announces new cloud computing option

    Microsoft introduces a new service to deliver the Power of Productivity to customers worldwide. Microsoft’s Christine Zmuda explains how it works.

  • What will the Google bid protest mean for cloud?

    Host Roger Waldron is joined by David Dowd, partner at Mayer Brown, to discuss the acquisition implications of the recent bid protest decision involving Google, Microsoft, and the Interior Department. January 11, 2011

  • Google wins stay of Interior award to Microsoft for cloud

    The Court of Federal Claims rules that Interior violated law and federal regulations in awarding a sole source contract to Microsoft for e-mail and collaboration services in the cloud. This the latest episode in an ongoing battle between the two software giants to provide cloud services to agencies.

  • Cyber crooks using Microsoft patch to spread malware

    Naked Security reports that a fake Microsoft security upgrade is actually a virus.

  • Security patch for Microsoft Word helps protect against attacks

    The patch would protect users of Word 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010.

  • Microsoft to host cloud services for USDA

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture now has a blooming relationship with Microsoft. Earlier this month, Microsoft and the USDA reached an agreement to have Microsoft host email for as many as 120,000 employees. The company will also manage the USDA’s software and networks, as part of the agreement. USDA employees currently use 21 different email […]

  • Tips to sort through e-mail avalanche

    Microsoft’s David Quart joined the DorobekINSIDER with some tips to manage e-mails and calendar invites in Outlook.