Microsoft Announces FIDO Support Coming to Windows 10

Today, Microsoft was a participant at the United States White House Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection Summit at Stanford University where industry leaders gathered to discuss collaborative opportunities and new developments that will bolster cybersecurity. Representing Microsoft at the event was Scott Charney, Corporate Vice President of Trustworthy Computing, who is responsible for a range of… Read more

Electronic Poll Book Technology Innovation, Powered by Windows and Election Systems & Software

I’m thrilled to announce our partnership with Election Systems & Software (ES&S). ES&S has chosen Windows tablets to power a new and innovative fleet of industry-leading electronic poll books! We are so proud to be the technology of choice for a company doing such important work and on such a massive scale. ES&S specializes in… Read more

Windows 10 for Enterprise: More secure and up to date

On January 21, Terry Myerson announced that a free upgrade for Windows 10 will be made available to customers running Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 devices who upgrade in the first year after launch*. This is something we think consumers and many small businesses will be really excited about, given it is… Read more

Windows 10: An Exciting New Chapter

On September 30th we introduced the first chapter of our Windows 10 story, talking about the many ways Windows 10 is great for business. Today, from an event at our headquarters in Redmond, Wash., we introduced the next chapter – a more comprehensive view of the Windows 10 experience. And for this blog, I’d like… Read more

Windows helps retailers to transform the customer shopping experience

Hi, I am Jeremy Korst and I lead Windows Product Marketing here at Microsoft. Microsoft is in New York this week at the National Retail Federation’s Annual “Big Show” talking with retailers about how we are helping reinvent the overall in-store shopping experience for customers. We are showing how several of global retail brands are… Read more

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