Business Ready Holiday Devices

Lately we’ve been focused on providing you with key information on Windows 10 and you’ve had the opportunity to hear from Jim Alkove about several areas of investment for Windows 10 for business – including security and identity, deployment, manageability and enterprise Store capabilities. While we look forward to sharing more on Windows 10 early… Read more

MDOP 2014 R2 Now Available

You might recall that, at this time last year, we announced the availability of Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) 2013 R2, which included the launch of Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.0 SP2 and User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) 2.0. Today we are delighted to announce the availability of MDOP 2014 R2 for download, which includes significant… Read more

Windows 10: A Store That’s Ready for Business

I’m excited to share this next chapter in our Windows 10 blog series, focused on enhancements we are making to the Windows Store – all of which are designed to help organizations acquire, create and deliver apps the way they want. This is a logical follow-up to our post on manageability choices in Windows 10…. Read more

Windows 10: Manageability Choices

Last week at Microsoft’s TechEd conference in Europe we talked about the enterprise capabilities in Windows 10, starting with Joe Belfiore’s keynote presentation and continuing into a variety of breakout sessions where we could dig deeper into a number of areas such as security, deployment and manageability. When it comes to Windows manageability, we’re proud… Read more

Windows 10: Making Deployment Easier

As Joe mentioned in this blog post, the amount of interest in the Windows 10 preview has been phenomenal. We appreciate that IT pros are trying out the new features and providing feedback. But more importantly, we appreciate the sheer number of devices that you are upgrading from previous versions of Windows – whether from… Read more

Windows 10: Security and Identity Protection for the Modern World

There’s been so much excitement and energy around the Windows 10 Technical Preview – including incredible momentum around the Windows Insider Program, where we recently hit 1 million total registrants, and over 200,000 pieces of user-initiated feedback. Thank you for signing-up for the program and providing us with your feedback! We want Windows 10 to… Read more

NASCAR Gets Faster, More Efficient, With Windows

NASCAR is synonymous with speed – from the cars on the track, to the crews on pit road, to officials in the garage. Technology innovation is another part of the sport that is moving fast. “NASCAR is driven by innovation,” said Steve O’Donnell, Executive Vice President and Chief Racing Development Officer at NASCAR. “Through the… Read more

Introducing Windows 10 for Business

Hello from San Francisco! I’m Jim Alkove, I lead the Windows enterprise program management team. Today, Terry Myerson and Joe Belfiore announced a new approach to the way we plan, develop and deliver Windows, with a first look at Windows 10. Windows 10 is the next generation of our OS that adapts to the devices… Read more

Reinventing banking for great customer and employee experiences with mobile solutions

Hello. I’m Jeremy Korst, and I lead Windows Product Marketing. This week at Sibos, we’ll be talking with Financial Services companies about how to enable their rapid digital transformation to empower more productive employees and better engage customers. Banks have been undergoing a digital transformation for some time, but there is increasing urgency to transform… Read more

Customer Showcase: New Belgium Brewery

New Belgium Brewing Company is a familiar brand for many folks. They are based in Fort Collins, Colorado and are the third-largest craft brewery – the eighth-largest overall, in the US. And their sales force is proudly powered by Microsoft. I’m excited to talk about a recent development created for New Belgium Brewing Company by… Read more