Microsoft Corporation News

Microsoft Appoints Kevin Turner as Chief Operating Officer
REDMOND, Wash. — Aug. 4, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the appointment of Kevin Turner to the role of chief operating officer. Turner, 40, will be responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of Microsoft’s sales, marketing and service professionals on a global basis as well as the company’s fulfillment and IT operations. Turner ...

Microsoft Recognizes Outstanding Business Solutions Partner Achievements
REDMOND, Wash. — July 29, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. recently honored 22 of its thousands of partners with the 2005 Microsoft® Business Solutions partner recognition awards. The awards were presented at a ceremony during Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, the company’s premier annual event for industry partners, held this year in Minneapolis. Award ...

Microsoft and National Council of La Raza Unveil Exclusive Affiliate Client-Tracking System
REDMOND, Wash. — July 28, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) unveiled an exclusive Web-based client-tracking database designed to help a network of more than 300 community-based organizations optimize their services for underserved Hispanic communities. The system, called National Council of La Raza Affiliate Client-Tracking ...

Media Alert: Microsoft to Webcast Financial Analyst Meeting 2005
REDMOND, Wash. — July 28, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) unveiled an exclusive Web-based client-tracking database designed to help a network of more than 300 community-based organizations optimize their services for underserved Hispanic communities. The system, called National Council of La Raza Affiliate Client-Tracking ...

Media Alert: Microsoft Announces Release of Windows Vista Beta 1
REDMOND, Wash. — July 27, 2005What:Details about the Microsoft® Windows Vista™ beta 1 release provided on Microsoft Corp.’s PressPass siteWhen:Wednesday, July 27, at 9:05 a.m. PDTMore Information:Members of the press can visit the Windows Vista virtual pressroom at http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsvista for additional information ...

Microsoft Engages Academic Leaders to Help Shape Future of Computing at Sixth Annual Microsoft Research Faculty Summit
REDMOND, Wash. — July 18, 2005 — Today at the sixth annual Microsoft® Research Faculty Summit, Microsoft Corp. Chairman and Chief Software Architect Bill Gates and Princeton University Dean of Engineering and Applied Science Maria Klawe discussed issues of mutual concern to academic researchers and the technology industry before an audience of more than 350 ...

Microsoft Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for the 2005 Magic Quadrant Report for Web Services Platforms
REDMOND, Wash. — July 15, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that it has been positioned in the Leaders Quadrant of Gartner Inc.’s 2005 Magic Quadrant for Web Services Platforms. The report, published by Gartner, a premier research and advisory firm, was developed to assist enterprises with the vendor selection process for Web services platform ...

Microsoft and Marvel Sign Worldwide Licensing Agreement for Massively Multiplayer Online Game Development
REDMOND, Wash. — July 15, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that it has been positioned in the Leaders Quadrant of Gartner Inc.’s 2005 Magic Quadrant for Web Services Platforms. The report, published by Gartner, a premier research and advisory firm, was developed to assist enterprises with the vendor selection process for Web services platform ...

Microsoft Announces Vendor Program Excellence Award Winners
The Microsoft Vendor ProgramThrough MSVP, Microsoft is continuing to improve operating efficiencies, reduce costs, simplify relationships with vendors, and strengthen its commitment to vendor diversity and small businesses by creating strong relationships with its Premier and Preferred suppliers. According to Tim McBride, director of the Global Procurement Center at ...

Microsoft Releases Windows Automotive 5.0 for Accelerating Customized In-Vehicle System Development
A Proven Software PlatformSince its initial release in 1998, Windows Automotive has been embraced by developers, suppliers and original equipment manufacturers worldwide. The latest version of the software platform builds on this success, delivering the tools designed to help expedite the development of reliable and robust in-vehicle scenarios, all at lower cost to the ...

Microsoft Hardware Is Coming Soon to a Living Room Near You
REDMOND, Wash. -- July 12, 2005 -- Microsoft Corp. today announced that it will unveil two new hardware devices with innovative, easy-to-use features and sophisticated designs that will make accessing PC entertainment more enjoyable. The devices are an expression of Microsoft’s continuing commitment to enhancing consumers’ digital experiences ...

Microsoft Helps Worldwide Channel of Business Partners Compete to Win
MINNEAPOLIS — July 10, 2005 — Today at the Microsoft® Worldwide Partner Conference 2005, Microsoft Corp. announced that it will extend to partners direct access to the same sales tools and competitive data that Microsoft provides to its own direct sales force. Through integrated, innovative solutions, enhanced partner resources, and unprecedented access to ...

Microsoft Delivers Progress Report to Partners on Security Improvements
MINNEAPOLIS — July 10, 2005 — Today at the Microsoft® Worldwide Partner Conference 2005, Mike Nash, corporate vice president of the Security Business and Technology Unit at Microsoft Corp., updated Microsoft’s partners on the progress the company has made on security since the October 2003 Partner Conference. Nash discussed Microsoft’s approach to ...

Microsoft Continues to Evolve Worldwide Partner Program
MINNEAPOLIS — July 9, 2005 — Today at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2005, Microsoft Corp. unveiled the next evolution of the Microsoft® Partner Program, the cornerstone of engagement for Microsoft’s worldwide network of business partners, to enhance the vital link between the company’s industry-leading platform and its partners and to ...

Microsoft Unveils Increased Investments to Help Its Worldwide Channel of Business Partners
MINNEAPOLIS — July 9, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. today announced enhanced and expanded resources that will be made available in fiscal year 2006 to help them reduce the cost of doing business, increase their market reach and increase their profitability. Those resources will be delivered through programs, tools and infrastructure, and sales and marketing support, ...

Microsoft Announces Small Business Specialist Community
MINNEAPOLIS — July 8, 2005 — Today at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2005, Microsoft Corp. unveiled its Small Business Specialist Community, a unique offering to provide unparalleled business opportunities to partners that specialize in delivering innovative solutions and services to the small-business segment. The Small Business Specialist ...

Microsoft Unleashes the Power of Innovation and Integration to Industry Partners at Its Worldwide Partner Conference 2005
MINNEAPOLIS — July 8, 2005 — For the next three days, Microsoft Corp. will demonstrate its commitment to delivering innovation to its partners and customers, as evidenced by an unparalleled wave of solutions scheduled to come from the company in the next year. The event, the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference 2005, is being attended by more than 6,500 ...

Microsoft to Pay Reward to Sasser Worm Informants
LONDON — July 8, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that two individuals who helped identify the creator of the notorious Sasser worm in 2004 will share a reward of $250,000 (U.S.). The author of the worm, arrested in May 2004, was found guilty Friday by a court in Verden, Germany, and handed a sentence of one year and nine months on probation and 30 hours ...

Webcast Alert: Heska Corporations Annual Meeting of Stockholders Webcast
FORT COLLINS, Colo., April 18 Heska Corporation (Nasdaq: HSKA) announces the following Webcast:    What: Heska Corporation Invites You to Listen to Its Annual Meeting of     Stockholders on the Web     When: Friday, May 4, @ 9:00 a.m. (MDT)     Where: ...

Microsoft and Samsung Announce Broad Patent Agreement
Agreement covers hardware and software products, including Linux, and is     expected to accelerate product development for both companies.     REDMOND, Wash. and SEOUL, South Korea, April 19 /-/ -- Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. today announced that the companies entered into a broad patent ...

Microsoft Announces Commitment to Promote Sustained Social and Economic Opportunity for the Next 5 Billion People
Company unveils affordable education suite for young people in developing nations and announces plans for 90 new Innovation Centers to promote local     software ecosystems.     BEIJING, April 19 Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) today unveiled a new commitment to help close the digital divide by creating new ...

Marvell Announces Support for UMPC Platform
Company Leverages Power Management and Design Expertise to Deliver WLAN     Support to Hotly Anticipated Ultra Mobile PC Platform     SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 19 Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL), the leader in storage, communications and consumer silicon solutions, today announced that the Company's industry leading WLAN products ...

Microsoft Unveils Updated Version of Windows Embedded for Point of Service
REDMOND, Wash. — April 19, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the availability of Windows® Embedded for Point of Service (POS) 1.1 Update. The new version includes support for the latest industry standards, a streamlined ability to install mass storage devices during setup, and expanded language support that now totals 33 languages, including Traditional ...

Microsoft Funds Massachusetts After-School Learning Programs Focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
BOSTON — April 19, 2007 — When Greg Schwartz first started After School Student Enterprise Teams (ASSET), an after-school entrepreneurship program for at-risk high school students, all he had were a few ice cream carts. He met with students after school, organized work teams and coached them through the process of running an ice cream business to teach critical ...

Microsoft Announces Commitment to Promote Sustained Social and Economic Opportunity for the Next 5 Billion People
BEIJING — April 19, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. today unveiled a new commitment to help close the digital divide by creating new products and programs that will help bring social and economic opportunity to the estimated 5 billion people who are not yet realizing the benefits of technology.Through the expansion of Microsoft® Unlimited Potential, the company is ...

Microsoft Offers Free Trial of Exchange Server 2007 for Enterprise Customers
REDMOND, Wash., and BLUE BELL, Pa. — April 19, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. today announced a free trial service for enterprise customers to experience Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007, the industry’s leading platform for e-mail, calendaring and unified messaging. The trial service will be implemented and managed by Unisys Corp., a worldwide technology services ...

Sender ID Framework Reaches Tipping Point
BOSTON — April 18, 2007 — Today, at the third annual Authentication and Online Trust Summit, Microsoft Corp. published results culminating from a two-year-long study on the effectiveness of Sender ID Framework e-mail authentication in helping counter deceptive e-mail. With Windows Live™ Hotmail® alone detecting over 3.8 billion deceptive messages daily, ...

Microsoft and Samsung Announce Broad Patent Agreement
REDMOND, Wash., and SEOUL, South Korea — April 18, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. today announced that the companies entered into a broad patent cross-licensing agreement. Samsung Electronics is the largest publisher of U.S. patents in 2006 and owner of one of the largest U.S. patent portfolios. The companies expect the agreement to ...

WAKKA … WAKKA … WAKKA Microsoft and NAMCO BANDAI Create Video Game History With First-Ever Xbox 360 “Pac-Man®” World Championship
NEW YORK — April 18, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. and NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc. today made video game history by announcing the first-ever Xbox 360™ “Pac-Man” World Championship, presented by Quiznos. From April 25 to May 9, fans of one of the world’s most beloved video games of all time will compete on the classic arcade game via Xbox LIVE® ...

BT to provide Microsoft with global call routing solution
Sterling Commerce Earns Rosettanet Ready Badge For Business Integration Solution Compliance and interoperability expands customer supply chain capability, lowers cost of global trading network connectivity Columbus, Ohio, February 2, 2004 Sterling Commerce, the world's leading provider of business integration solutions, today announced that it has earned a ...

AltiGen Communications Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Results
- Delivers revenue of $4.3 million and record deferred revenue of $1.3     million -     - Reaffirms guidance of annual fiscal 2008 revenue growth of 20%     - 25% -     FREMONT, Calif., Jan. 23 AltiGen Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: ...

AVEVA Announces Product Release of AVEVA PDMS 12.0 - Setting New Standards in Plant Design Productivity
HOUSTON, Jan. 28 daratechPLANT 2008 -- AVEVA (LSE: AVV), the leading provider of plant and marine design and engineering lifecycle solutions today announced that AVEVA PDMS 12.0, the next generation of productivity in plant design, is now commercially available and being progressively rolled-out to customers.     AVEVA PDMS 12.0, part of the AVEVA ...

comScore Releases Top Japan Web Site Rankings for December, 2007
Holiday Greetings Drive Strong Gains for E-card Sites And National Interest     Stories Prompt Growth for News Sites     TOKYO, Jan. 28 comScore, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released its December rankings of the largest and fastest-growing Internet properties and site categories ...

Microsoft Media Reputation Leads Among 100 Largest U.S. Companies for Fourth Straight Year
Cision's annual Corporate Media Reputation Index of U.S. companies also highlights refurbished image for U.S. auto industry as financial services     decline     CHICAGO, Jan. 28 // -- Microsoft maintained its position as king of the corporate media reputation hill in 2007, once again leading ...

iPrint.com(R) Launches Next Generation Online Design Studio for Microsoft(R) Internet Explorer
Free Self-Inking Rubber Stamp Valued at $14.99 During Introduction     REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 28 // -- iPrint Systems, Inc., a leading provider of self-service design and online printing services for small businesses and consumers, today announced it has launched its next generation Design Studio for Microsoft(R) Internet ...

support.com Launches New Online PC HealthCheck for Consumers at DEMO 08
Free Intuitive Tool to Help Consumers Manage PC Performance and Security -     Extending Life Expectancy of Computer     PALM DESERT, Calif., Jan. 28 // -- DEMO 08 -- support.com, a leader in technology support services, today announced the addition of PC HealthCheck to its roster of services at DEMO 08, the premier ...

CatalystWeb Asks Americas 25 Million Small Businesses to Change Their Outlook at DEMO 08
New SaaS Productivity Suite CatalystOffice Brings Unlimited User License     Model to Small Business     DESERT SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 28 // -- DEMO 08 -- Small businesses now have the power to set their business free from the tyranny of costly servers and low-grade consumer applications. Today, ...

CBS Interactive Named the Official Online Partner for The Recording Academy(R) and the GRAMMY(R) Awards
NEW YORK, Jan. 28 CBS Interactive has been named the official online partner of The Recording Academy(R) to distribute GRAMMY(R)-related assets.     As part of a new two-year agreement, CBS Interactive will develop online programming, communities and promotions around the GRAMMY brand and the annual awards show broadcast. GRAMMY-related content ...

Wyse Technology Previews Next Generation of Mobile Thin Clients at Citrix Summit 08
Wyse Extends Market Leadership with Addition of Two New Mobile Thin Clients for Virtualized Desktops with the Richest Set of Functionality in the     Industry     SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 28 // -- Wyse Technology, the global leader in thin computing, announced today that it is extending its leadership ...

XBRL US Consortium for XML Business Reporting Standards Announces 2008 Board
WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 // -- XBRL US, the nonprofit consortium for XML business reporting standards in the US, announced their 2008 board consisting of thought leaders drawn from the investor community, software and service providers, information aggregators and the accounting profession.     The members announced were:    -- Al ...

Brocade StorageX Named SearchStorage.com and Storage Magazine Product of the Year Awards Finalist
Microsoft Windows-Based FAN Solution Recognized as Finalist in Storage Management Software Category for Its Ability to Improve Enterprise-Wide     File Management     SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 28 Brocade(R) (Nasdaq: BRCD), a leader in data center networking solutions that help enterprises connect and ...

Mayo Clinic, Microsoft Announce Strategic Agreement to Develop Consumer Health Management Tools
ROCHESTER, Minn., and REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 25, 2008 — Mayo Clinic Health Solutions and Microsoft Corp.’s Health Solutions Group today announced that they have entered into a strategic agreement to collaboratively develop tools that will empower people to manage their health and become engaged partners with their providers in a new model of healthcare. As ...

Microsoft Reports Record Second Quarter Results
REDMOND, Wash. — January 24, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced second quarter records for revenue, operating income and diluted earnings per share of $16.37 billion, $6.48 billion and $0.50, respectively. Compared to the year ago period, these figures represent growth of 30%, 87% and 92% for revenue, operating income and diluted earnings per share, ...

Dell and Microsoft Launch (PRODUCT) RED Branded Products to Help Eliminate AIDS in Africa
ROUND ROCK, Texas — Jan. 24, 2008 —Dell and Microsoft Corp. will offer customers a simple way to make a difference in the fight against AIDS in Africa through the purchase of unique (PRODUCT) RED branded personal computers and a printer. Adding to the premium experience, all Dell (PRODUCT) RED PCs are powered by Windows Vista Ultimate (PRODUCT) RED. Dell is the ...

Microsoft Startup Accelerator Program Expands Support for Innovative Startups Worldwide
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 22, 2008 — Building on its commitment to support startups developing innovative software solutions on the Microsoft platform, Microsoft Corp. has added more than 30 companies to the Microsoft Startup Accelerator Program. Launched in October 2007, the program is designed to help startups accelerate software development and market visibility ...

Former Staples Brand Leader Joins Microsoft, Windows Mobile Marketing
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 22, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the appointment of Todd Peters as corporate vice president of marketing for its Mobile Communications Business. In his new post, Peters will be responsible for driving marketing efforts for Windows Mobile, one of the fastest-growing businesses at Microsoft; Windows Live for mobile; and other ...

Microsoft Announces New E-Government Platform to Put Technology to Work for Governments and Citizens
BERLIN — Jan. 22, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced a new strategy that will make it easier for governments to interact with citizens, streamline processes and, as a result, save time and taxpayer dollars. At the Government Leaders Forum—Europe in Berlin, Microsoft unveiled the Citizen Service Platform (CSP), an approach to help governments of all ...

Microsoft Aims to Create New Opportunity for Everyone Through Education
BERLIN — Jan. 22, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced a renewed commitment over the next five years to Partners in Learning, a program that provides the education community with resources and training to help students reach their full potential. Through Partners in Learning, Microsoft is leveraging the transformative power of software to create innovative ...

Media Alert: Virtualization News Expected at Microsoft Virtualization Deployment Summit
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 21, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. will outline its companywide strategy to accelerate broad adoption of virtualization by customers and the industry.Members of the media are invited to attend the event via webcast. The time, Web address and details are below. What: Microsoft Virtualization Deployment Summit keynote address webcastSpeakers: Larry ...

Microsoft and Citrix Expand Alliance to Deliver Virtualization Solutions From Desktops to Datacenters
REDMOND, Wash., and FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Jan. 22, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”) and Citrix Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: CTXS) today announced an expanded alliance to deliver a comprehensive set of virtualization solutions to address the desktop and server virtualization needs of customers. The two companies will work together to deliver and ...

Microsoft Announces Vision and Strategy to Accelerate Virtualization Adoption
Editor's Note, Jan. 25, 2008 - Details on where consumers can find information on licensing Windows Vista in a virtual machine environment were updated for clarity.REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 21, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today articulated an expanded role for virtualization as a key enabler of its Dynamic IT vision and outlined a companywide strategy to help ...

Microsoft and Sundance Institute Award HDi Grant to Bring Leading Interactive Capabilities to Independent Films
PARK CITY, Utah — Jan. 20, 2008 — Today at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival Microsoft Corp. together with Sundance Institute presented the Microsoft HDi Grant to director Jason Kohn and producer Jared Goldman for their 2007 Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize-winning documentary “Manda Bala (Send a Bullet).” Worth an estimated $100,000, the grant ...

Microsoft Provides Accessibility Programming Model to Industry Group Devoted to Interoperability and Accessibility
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 17, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today committed to contribute its UI Automation specification to the Accessibility Interoperability Alliance (AIA), a new engineering working group dedicated to making it easier for developers to create software, hardware and Web-based products that are accessible to people with disabilities. The UI Automation ...

MTS Allstream to Work With Microsoft and Alcatel-Lucent to Introduce Enhanced Broadband Internet and TV Services
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Jan. 17, 2008 —Continuing to lead the Canadian telecommunications sector when it comes to delivering TV service, MTS Allstream Inc. (MTS Allstream) announced today that it will move forward with steps to introduce next-generation high-speed Internet and TV services to Manitoba customers, with more high-definition TV (HDTV) offerings, ...

Microsoft Hires Tony Scott as Chief Information Officer
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 17, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the appointment of Tony Scott to the role of chief information officer (CIO) and corporate vice president of Microsoft. Scott, 56, will manage Microsoft’s 4,000-person global information technology organization that manages critical technology systems supporting the company’s worldwide ...

Microsoft and EDGAR Online Team Up on Advertising and Content
REDMOND, Wash., and SOUTH NORWALK, Conn. — Jan. 16, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. and EDGAR Online Inc. today announced a strategic alliance in which the two companies will collaborate to bring relevant advertising to the EDGAR Online audience and content to the MSN portal. EDGAR Online is a premier source of financial information and corporate intelligence and is a ...

Red Zune 80GB and New Collection of Artwork Debut on Zune Originals
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 15, 2008 — Responding to consumer excitement for the Zune 80GB, Microsoft Corp. is making the popular wireless digital media player available in red with Zune Originals, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Inspired by the themes of love and sharing, an exclusive collection of 20 new laser-engraved designs will be available to consumers ...

Microsoft and JVC Enter Into Patent Cross-Licensing Agreement to Foster Mutual Innovation and Collaboration
REDMOND, Wash., and TOKYO — Jan. 15, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. and Victor Company of Japan Ltd. (JVC) have signed a patent cross-licensing agreement to further the development of each company’s current and future product lines, which will expand technological innovation and enhance the overall customer and consumer experience.The agreement, recently signed ...

Start Simplifying Your Work: Office 2008 for Mac Hits Shelves Today
SAN FRANCISCO — Jan. 15, 2008 — Microsoft Corp.’s Macintosh Business Unit (Mac BU) today announced the official availability of Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac at the Macworld Conference & Expo 2008. Office 2008 for Mac is significantly enhanced to provide a simplified user experience that helps beginners and longtime experts alike deliver professional ...

MediaCart, Microsoft and Wakefern Team Up to Deliver Next-Generation Digital Grocery Shopping and Ad Experience
NEW YORK and REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 14, 2008 — MediaCart Holdings, Microsoft Corp. and Wakefern Food Corporation announced today, at the National Retail Federation’s 97th Annual Convention & Expo, that Wakefern plans to pilot MediaCart’s next-generation computerized shopping carts for potential rollout to all ShopRite stores. The early pilot, ...

New Microsoft Dynamics for Retail Solution Delivers Breakthrough Performance to Specialty Retailers
NEW YORK — Jan. 14, 2008 — At this week’s National Retail Federation (NRF) Annual Convention & Expo, Microsoft Corp. unveiled Microsoft Dynamics for retail, a fully integrated end-to-end business management solution for specialty retail chains. The new solution offers a powerful way to generate accurate, timely data, enhance employee productivity and ...

Survey Shows Increasing Worldwide Reliance on To-Do Lists
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 14, 2008 — People in the United States report being in love with to-do lists and that they reduce stress, according to a new survey. In honor of National Get Organized Month and New Year’s resolutions, a survey by Kelton Research explores people’s habits of keeping to-do lists to stay organized, their standards for productivity ...

Library of Congress, Microsoft Announce Agreement to Support New Interactive Experience for Visitors
WASHINGTON, D.C., and REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 10, 2008 — The Library of Congress and Microsoft Corp. have signed a cooperative agreement that will change the way visitors experience U.S. history. The joint technology innovation effort between the Library and Microsoft will electronically expose the Library’s immense collection of historical artifacts to ...

Microsoft Announces Retirement and Transition Plan for Jeff Raikes, President of the Microsoft Business Division
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 10, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that, effective September 2008, Jeff Raikes, president of the Microsoft Business Division (MBD), will retire from the company following a nine-month transition to ensure a smooth transfer of his daily responsibilities and management of the division.More on Stephen ElopPrevious Positions•Jan. ...

Microsoft Announces Offer to Acquire Fast Search & Transfer
REDMOND, Wash., and OSLO, Norway — Jan. 8, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”) today announced that it will make an offer to acquire Fast Search & Transfer ASA (OSE: “FAST”), a leading provider of enterprise search solutions, through a cash tender offer for 19.00 Norwegian kroner (NOK) per share. This offer represents a 42 percent ...

ShopLocal Delivers Seamless Shopping Experience, Supports Record Consumer Traffic During 2007 Holiday Season With Microsoft Software
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 8, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that ShopLocal, a leader in multichannel shopping and marketing services, successfully managed an unprecedented growth in online consumer traffic during the 2007 holiday shopping season, supported by its use of multiple Microsoft technologies, delivering 100 percent uptime and a seamless shopping ...

Microsoft Unveils New Titles and Powerful Momentum for Games for Windows
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 7, 2008 — Following one of the hottest years in video game history, Microsoft Corp. today announced at the 2008 International CES the addition of new titles to the Games for Windows portfolio and strong first-year results for the Games for Windows initiative. Games for Windows drove the PC gaming category in 2007 with some of the most popular ...

Samsung and HP Unveil Extender for Windows Media Center Extender Devices, Bridging the Gap Between PC and TV
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 7, 2008 — During Sunday’s keynote address at the 2008 International CES, Robbie Bach, president of the Entertainment & Devices Division at Microsoft Corp., announced that premier consumer electronics manufacturer Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. will include Extender for Windows Media Center technology in its Home Digital Media Adapter ...

MSN Direct Expands Navigation Offering With Leading Partners
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 7, 2008 — Today at the 2008 International CES, Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of the newest version of the MSN Direct service, an update of its location-based service for personal navigation devices. MSN Direct will now provide increased functionality that enables customers to integrate their device with Live Search Maps, as well as ...

Windows Home Server Breaks Ground on New Features, Expands Into More Homes Worldwide
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 7, 2008 — Attendees of this week’s 2008 International CES will be introduced to Windows Home Server Power Pack 1. The new software delivers a range of enhancements for customers who have embraced Windows Home Server since its launch last November, helping them protect, organize and share their digital photos, music, videos and documents. ...

Broadcom and Microsoft Collaborate on Next-Generation IPTV System-on-a-Chip
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 6, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. and Broadcom Corporation today announced a collaboration in Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) products. The collaboration includes Microsoft and Broadcom working together to enable the popular Microsoft Mediaroom™ IPTV client software to operate on next-generation set-top boxes (STBs) utilizing the Broadcom® ...

Microsoft Mediaroom Brings Connected TV to Life
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 6, 2008 — Today at 2008 International CES, Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of DVR Anywhere on the Microsoft Mediaroom Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) and multimedia platform, giving digital video recording (DVR) consumers the flexibility to watch their recorded TV programs on any TV in their home, further enhancing the ...

Microsoft Mediaroom Delivers Connected TV to More Than 1 Million Set-Top Boxes
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 6, 2008 — Today at 2008 International CES, Microsoft Corp. announced that its Microsoft Mediaroom Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) and multimedia platform is delivering video entertainment experiences to more than 1 million set-top boxes worldwide and its service provider customers are adding two new IPTV subscriber households every minute. ...

BT and Microsoft Announce Partnership to Deliver Powerful, First-of-its-Kind Entertainment Experience to Consumers Through Xbox 360
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 6, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. and telecommunications leader BT announced they are bringing together the next-generation TV service BT Vision with Microsoft’s Xbox 360 games and entertainment system. All BT broadband customers will have the unique opportunity to receive the best in high-definition gaming, television and movies through an Xbox ...

Hollywood Heavyweights Disney-ABC Television Group and MGM Offer High-Definition Entertainment Content on Xbox LIVE
LAS VEGAS — Jan. 6, 2008 — Xbox LIVE Marketplace, the leading high-definition video-on-demand service, is expanding once again, adding content from two major entertainment partners. Microsoft Corp. today announced at the 2008 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that Disney-ABC Television Group and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) will be joining ...

Bill Gates Looks Ahead at “Next Digital Decade”
Watch Bill Gates’ keynote address at 2008 International CES.•View the keynote (.wmv file, 1 hr)•View keynote highlights (.wmv file, 5 min 47 sec)•Read the Transcript•Broadcast Quality Broll: PressPass Broadcast RoomLAS VEGAS — Jan. 6, 2008 — At the 2008 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Microsoft Corp. ...

Media Alert: Microsoft Participates in the 2008 International Consumer Electronics Show
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 4, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. has planned the following press activities for the 2008 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas Jan. 7–11.Microsoft Keynote Address Bill Gates, chairman of Microsoft, and Robbie Bach, president of the Entertainment and Devices Division, will deliver the pre-show 2008 International CES ...

Media Alert: New Year, New Computer Security Threats: Microsoft Experts Warn Consumers of Anticipated Online Threats for 2008
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 3, 2008 Why:Microsoft Corp. experts predict that in 2008 criminals will continue to use social engineering tactics in fresh and devious ways to trick the everyday computer user. Social engineering refers to the tactics criminals use to manipulate people into taking action online that enables criminals to steal their money or personal ...

Media Alert: Microsoft Announces Quarterly Earnings Release Date and Upcoming Event for the Financial Community
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 2, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. will release fiscal year 2008 second quarter financial results after the close of the market on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be made available at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time on the Microsoft Investor Relations Web site. The company will also host the following event for ...

Microsoft Ships 2007 Microsoft Office System Service Pack 1 Providing Customers with Enhanced Stability, Performance and Security
REDMOND, Wash. Dec 11, 2007 – Microsoft today announced shipment of Service Pack 1 for the 2007 Microsoft Office system, which includes both client and server products under the Office umbrella. Today’s release draws on extensive feedback from customers to deliver the stability, performance and security enhancements that they identified as most important. ...

Microsoft Delivers Office Live Workspace Beta
REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 10. 2007 - Microsoft today is beginning roll-out of the public beta of Office Live Workspace, a secure online workspace to which Office users can post Word, PowerPoint, Excel or PDF files directly from Office applications to work on remotely from virtually any web-connected PC and collaborate on with others. To learn more about Office Live Workspace, ...

Managing Increasingly Complex Project Portfolios
REDMOND, Wash., October 29, 2007 --Successfully managing complex scientific, engineering and design projects takes teamwork, observes Dr. Amjad Farooq, head of business improvement at British defense technology firm QinetiQ. “We’re basically a science and technology company with 13,500 employees in the UK and overseas that do scientific research,” ...

Microsoft Integrates Office Live Workspace Into Microsoft Live@edu Suite
REDMOND, Wash. — Oct. 22, 2007 — Today at a symposium with more than 400 of its higher education customers at its Redmond, Wash., campus, Microsoft Corp. introduced the integration of Microsoft Office Live Workspace into its Microsoft Live@edu suite of services for universities. Office Live Workspace, a new Web-based feature of Microsoft Office that lets people ...

Microsoft Charts Its Software Services Strategy and Road Map for Businesses
REDMOND, Wash. — Sept. 30, 2007 — Microsoft Corp. today laid out the next phase in its strategy for online services, offering a road map for new offerings that synthesize client, server and services software for people and businesses. These offerings will combine elements of client-based programs with software that runs large servers and new services delivered ...

Microsoft and IT Authorities to Bring Technology Tour to Tampa Bay
Event to Feature Free Seminars Inside Technology-Equipped Truck     TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 25 // -- IT Authorities, Inc., a Managed Service Provider, today announced its participation in Microsoft Across America, a nationwide road show designed to give business people hands-on experience with the latest technology. Microsoft Across America events ...

Microsoft Challenges Avistar Patents
Unsuccessful Business Discussions Result in Re-Examination Request to United States Patent and Trademark Office for Majority of Avistar's Patent     Portfolio     SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb. 25 Avistar Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: AVSR) has received notification that Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq: ...

VMware Sets Capacity Record Running Microsoft Exchange on IBM System x3850 M2 Servers
Microsoft Exchange Virtualized by VMware More than Doubles Native Capacity     of Mailboxes Running on 16-core Physical Servers     CANNES, France, Feb. 26 VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) the global leader in virtualization solutions from the desktop to the datacenter, has set a record in system capacity and resource ...

Microsoft Unveils Its First Windows Embedded R&D Center in Europe
New regional development center in Germany is part of $75 million global     investment by Windows Embedded Business.     AACHEN, Germany, Feb. 26 Microsoft Corp. today announced the launch of its first Microsoft Embedded Systems Development Centre (MESDC) in Aachen, Germany. The MESDC is part of Microsoft's effort ...

Microsoft and IBM to Collaborate on a Pre-Installed Windows Embedded-Based Point-of-Service Solution for the Retail and Hospitality Industries
Microsoft Windows Embedded for Point of Service offering tapped as standard     Windows platform for IBM retail systems.     REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 26 Microsoft Corp. today announced that it is working with IBM Corp. to deliver a powerful Windows Embedded-based plug-and-play solution to help make it faster and easier ...

Microsofts Embedded Offerings Extended to Smaller, More Resource-Constrained Devices
.NET Micro Framework version 2.5 release delivers features enabling     connected devices.     NUREMBERG, Germany, Feb. 26 Today at Embedded World 2008, Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of the Microsoft .NET Micro Framework version 2.5. This latest release provides developers and device-makers ...

Microsoft and Microsoft Healthcare Users Group Announce Winners of MS-HUG Healthcare Innovation Awards 2008
Awards recognize customers and partners improving the quality of patient     care using Microsoft technology.     ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 26 Microsoft Healthcare Users Group (MS-HUG) and Microsoft Corp. today announced the winners of the 11th annual MS-HUG Healthcare Innovation Awards 2008. For more than a decade, the ...

Microsofts Trustworthy Computing Academic Advisory Board Enters Its Fifth Year
Experts continue to support the company's efforts to increase security,     privacy, reliability and business integrity.     REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 26 Microsoft Corp. and leading security and privacy researchers from around the world, predominantly from academia, are continuing to work together as part of the company's ...

Microsoft MIX08- Web Technologies Conference Features Cynergy Executive
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 // --     WHO: Industry expert, Dave Wolf, vice president of Consulting for     Cynergy Systems, Inc., a global leader in Rich Internet     Application (RIA) design and development     WHAT: As a distinguished panelist, Wolf ...

Infragistics Announces Full Support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
NetAdvantage takes advantage of new capabilities in Visual Studio 2008 to     provide a flexible and simplified development cycle     PRINCETON, N.J. and ELSTREE, United Kingdom, Feb. 27 // -- Infragistics, a world leader in presentation layer development tools, today announced that NetAdvantage for .Net 2008 volume 1 and ...

Captaris Announces Support for Microsoft Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008
Enables Customers to realize greater efficiency and productivity gains     through interoperability     BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 27 Captaris, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAPA), a leading provider of software products that automate document-centric business processes, today announced that it will support Microsoft Windows ...

Acuitecs Vigilance Product Wins Microsoft Award as Most Innovative Product for 2008
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Feb. 27 // -- Acuitec's Vigilance has been awarded the 2008 Microsoft Healthcare User Group Most Innovative Product Award for Clinical Records -- Inpatient. The Vigilance product, developed in conjunction with the Department of Anesthesia at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, enables clinicians to remotely monitor multiple patients simultaneously ...

Verizon Business Will Be Among First to Offer Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Managed Hosting Customers to Benefit from Reliability, Performance of     Next-Generation Technology     LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27 // -- Verizon Business managed hosting customers will be among the first to benefit from the powerful new functionality of Microsoft Windows Server 2008, the next-generation ...

NAVTEQ(R) Map Data Now Compatible with Microsoft SQL Server 2008
NAVTEQ Enables Businesses to Deliver Location Intelligence     CHICAGO, Feb. 28 NAVTEQ (NYSE: NVT), a leading global provider of digital map data for location-based solutions and vehicle navigation, announced today that it will be offering NAVTEQ(R) map data for use with the spatial enhancements in Microsoft SQL Server 2008. NAVTEQ map data ...

Futronic Announces Microsoft Vista and Windows 2008 Server Support for Its Fingerprint Logon Software
HONG KONG, Feb. 29 /Xinhua-/ -- Futronic Technology Company Limited, a global provider of biometric software and hardware products, today announced that the latest version of its FinLogon (fingerprint-logon) software supports Microsoft Vista and Windows 2008 Server.     FinLogon is fingerprint authentication software for Microsoft Windows Logon ...

Microsoft to Expand Microsoft Online Services for Businesses of All Sizes
Exchange Online and SharePoint Online enter beta.     REDMOND, Wash., March 2 Monday from the annual Microsoft Office SharePoint Conference, Bill Gates, chairman of Microsoft Corp., will announce that the company will offer Microsoft Online Services to businesses of all sizes. This announcement marks a significant step for Microsoft toward ...

Microsoft, Ventana Research & Prodiance to Host Online Seminar Entitled: 21st Century Spreadsheets - Business Value Driver or Clear & Present Risk?
SAN RAMON, Calif., March 3 // -- Prodiance Corporation, the leading provider of enterprise spreadsheet management solutions, today announced that it will host an online seminar with Microsoft and Ventana Research for senior executives entitled: "21st Century Spreadsheets: Business Value Driver or Clear &: Present Risk?".     The seminar will last ...

Microsoft Announces Worldwide Availability of Office Live Workspace Beta
Customers get immediate access to the new service that extends Microsoft     Office, provides anywhere access to documents and enables sharing     functionality.     REDMOND, Wash., March 4 Microsoft Corp. today announced the public availability of Microsoft Office Live Workspace ...

Microsoft Office Live Workspace Sweeping College Campuses
Sign up, upload and share documents to enter sweepstakes for a chance to win $100,000 that you can put toward your college education, or one of 30,000 prizes such as Xbox 360 Elite video game systems, Samsung Blackjack     II Smartphone devices or 30GB Zune digital media players.     REDMOND, Wash., March 4 Microsoft Corp. ...

Information Technology-Information Sharing and Analysis Center Names Microsofts Phil Reitinger and Intels Brian Willis to Top Posts
WASHINGTON, March 5 // -- The Information Technology-Information Sharing and Analysis Center (IT-ISAC) today announced its 2008 board of directors, naming Phil Reitinger, chief trustworthy infrastructure strategist in the Trustworthy Computing Group at Microsoft Corp., as its new president; and Brian Willis, information security analyst at Intel Corp. as vice ...

Softchoice Sees Big Opportunity in Microsoft Online Services
TORONTO, March 5 /-/ - This week Microsoft Corp. announced the expansion of its Online Services program, a set of subscription-based services that enable businesses to access e-mail, calendaring, shared workspaces, webconferencing and videoconferencing over the Web. The announcement represents an important step in Microsoft's 'software plus services' strategy and a ...

Neudesic Solution Wins Microsoft Convergence 2008 Customer Excellence Award for Roland DGA
Neudesic Solution Nets Roland DGA Top Honors in Distribution Industry     Leadership     IRVINE, Calif., March 5 // -- Neudesic, a leading Microsoft National Systems Integrator and Gold Certified Partner, recently ranked # 197 on the Inc. 500 List, has announced that the Service Order Management System ...

Microsoft Launches Document Interoperability Initiative
Company delivers important milestone in its commitment to increase the     openness of its products and drive greater interoperability.     CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 6 Microsoft Corp. today announced the launch of its Document Interoperability Initiative, which is aimed at promoting user choice among document formats and ...

BUSCAPE Acquires 70% of FControl - http://www.fcontrol.com.br - a leading remote transaction Risk Management Company
- The powerful FControl technology has been evolving for many years. -Its constant development has allowed for unprecedented precision in the     distinction between valid and fraudulent transactions. -New FControl clients will have a chance to try the tool free of charge for     6 ...

Slow Rollout of Wireless Internet Predicted, Top Carriers Likely to Resist Opening Networks from FCC 700MHz Auction
Nation's Top Business School Students Forecast Wireless Future     CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 6 // -- The FCC 700MHz wireless spectrum auction will produce deal-making with lots of cash changing hands but only small near-term tech advances as far as the consumer is concerned, according to results from a The Battle for the Wireless Internet war ...

Apple Announces iPhone 2.0 Software Beta
Includes SDK & Built-in Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync     CUPERTINO, Calif., March 6 Apple(R) today previewed its iPhone(TM) 2.0 software, scheduled for release this June, and announced the immediate availability of a beta release of the software to selected developers and enterprise customers. The iPhone 2.0 beta release includes both the ...

NCCN Conference Offers a Peek Into Internet Medicines Future
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 6 /-USNewswire/ --- Soon the Internet may hold your medical record where you and your doctor can access it at all hours. Even if you are undergoing a complicated chemotherapy regimen, your computer may prompt you to follow doctor's orders and, via a daily questionnaire, alert your doctor to any new problems, predicted roundtable participants at ...

Allin Interactive Television Selected by Silversea Cruises for Prince Albert II
PITTSBURGH, March 7 Allin Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: ALLN) announced that it has secured an agreement with ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises to deploy Allin's Digimix(TM) interactive television solution on its new expedition ship the Prince Albert II, scheduled to debut in June 2008.     The Lloyd's Register1A ice-rated vessel is purpose-built ...

Salesforce.com Wins SearchCRM.com 2007 Product of the Year Awards in Online Service and Sales Force Automation Categories
Salesforce Customer Portal and Salesforce SFA deemed best in class     SAN FRANCISCO, March 7 Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the market and technology leader in Software-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service, today announced that it has received two 2007 Products of the Year awards from SearchCRM.com. Salesforce Customer Portal won in the "Online ...

Antares Management Solutions Attains Gold Certified Partner Status in Microsoft Partner Program
Antares Management Solutions Further Distinguishes Itself by Earning Microsoft Competencies in Data Management Solutions, Custom Development     Solutions and Networking Solutions     WESTLAKE, Ohio, March 10 // -- Antares Management Solutions, a premier servicing provider of business process outsourcing ...

VoiceCon Orlando 2008 to Showcase New Product Launches and Major Announcements
Industry Leading Vendors Publicly Unveil New Products and Services for     First Time     SAN FRANCISCO, March 10 // -- VoiceCon(R), produced by TechWeb (formerly CMP), today previews big product and market announcements that will be made at the upcoming VoiceCon Orlando 2008. The conference content and ...

Sun and Microsoft Expand Investment in Interoperability With New Center in Redmond, Wash.
Companies announce availability of Sun Infrastructure Solution for     Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.     SANTA CLARA, Calif. and REDMOND, Wash., March 10 /-/ -- Sun Microsystems Inc. and Microsoft Corp. today announced two new milestones in their ongoing alliance: the official opening of the Sun/Microsoft ...

ImageTag, Inc.s KwikTag Document Imaging System for Microsoft Dynamics Moves to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
Microsoft Dynamics customers gain instant access to business documents using Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 as their universal document     storage facility     CHANDLER, Ariz., March 11 // -- ImageTag, Inc., developer of KwikTag(R), a document imaging solution for Microsoft Dynamics ...

Microsoft Delivers Sophistication of Windows Aero to New Wireless Laser Desktop 7000
New peripherals bring stylish and affordable options for the digital     lifestyle.     REDMOND, Wash., March 11 Microsoft Corp. brings the beauty of Windows Aero from the PC to the devices that surround it with its latest keyboard and mouse desktop set, the Wireless Laser Desktop 7000, designed to ...

Microsoft Releases Financial Services OBA Component Library, Giving Firms a Head Start in Creating Applications Built on the 2007 Microsoft Office System
Reference scenarios enable banking, insurance and capital markets firms to    overcome common industry challenges by building applications on the     Microsoft platform.     NEW YORK, March 12 Helping financial services firms solve real-world problems in the areas of interoperability, ...

Advancements to Microsoft Dynamics Help Drive Businesses Forward
Company announces expanded EDS alliance, previews products and services at     Convergence.     ORLANDO, Fla., March 12 Microsoft Corp. kicks off Convergence 2008, the semiannual Microsoft Dynamics users' conference, today with keynote addresses by Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and Microsoft Business ...

Cynergy Wins Microsoft PhizzPop Design and Development Challenge
- Global RIA Leader and Earlier Winner of Regional PhizzPop Design     Challenge Outshines Over 30 Top-Tier Contenders in the Finals -     WASHINGTON, March 12 // -- Cynergy Systems, Inc., a global leader in Rich Internet application (RIA) design and development took the gold at the finals of the Microsoft PhizzPop Design ...

Microsoft to Expand Investment in Desktop Virtualization With Acquisition of Kidaro
Addition to Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack will provide IT     professionals with capability for managing Virtual PCs across the     enterprise.     REDMOND, Wash., March 12 Microsoft Corp. today announced its intended acquisition of Kidaro, a leading provider of desktop ...

Microsoft Announces 2008 Ultimate Install Contest
Custom installers once again will answer the call to prove whose residential project design based on Windows Media Center is the best yet.     ORLANDO, Fla., March 13 Today at the Electronic House Expo (EHX) in Orlando, Fla., Microsoft Corp. announced the 2008 Windows Media Center Ultimate Install Contest. This exciting design contest, now in ...

Microsoft Announces New Accessibility Tools and Resources for Developers
New Web site and open-source accessibility testing tools will help developers meet the growing worldwide demand for accessible technology.     REDMOND, Wash., March 13 Microsoft Corp. today launched a new online resource and released two new open-source accessibility testing tools for developers who want to create accessible and assistive ...

Microsoft to Present Latest Innovations for Law Firms to Enhance Client Experience and Drive Profitable Service Delivery at ILTA 2008
Customers to highlight creative strategies for using Microsoft Office    SharePoint Server 2007, the 2007 Microsoft Office system, Microsoft     Dynamics CRM and other legal solutions to create business value. REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 21      What: Lawyers and legal professionals need to better ...

Microsoft Live Labs Introduces Photosynth, a Breakthrough Visual Medium
Share more than photos; share an experience.     REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 20 First there was the snapshot, and then came video. Now there is Microsoft Photosynth, a new service from Microsoft Live Labs that goes far beyond how you now view, experience and share photos.          You can share or relive ...

StartupNation and Microsoft Office Live Small Business Search for Nations Top Home-Based Businesses for Second Annual Home-Based 100
Call for entries now open; ranking highlights the often unrecognized 16.5     million U.S. home-based businesses     SAN FRANCISCO and REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 20 StartupNation (http://www.startupnation.com) and Microsoft Office Live Small Business (http://www.smallbusiness.officelive.com) have launched the second ...

Transform With Microsofts New SideWinder X6 Keyboard; Industrys First Switchable Key Pad Moves From Work to Play
SideWinder line expands with first-ever keyboard and new SideWinder X5     Mouse.     LEIPZIG, Germany, Aug. 20 Today at the Games Convention in Leipzig, Germany, Microsoft Hardware debuted the SideWinder X6 Keyboard -- the most versatile gaming keyboard on the market with the first-ever switchable ...

Microsoft and Novell Expand Successful Interoperability Relationship
Additional resources, training and investments to address growing customer     demand.     WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 20 Microsoft Corp. and Novell Inc. are announcing an incremental investment in their relationship to meet accelerating customer demand for their business model solution, which is designed to ...

iCrossing and Toyota Enhance New Web Site with Microsoft Silverlight
ToyotaFishing.com Built with Silverlight to Increase Natural Search Optimization in a Rich Media Environment     SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 19 // -- iCrossing, (http://news.icrossing.com) a global digital marketing company, today announced the company's collaboration with Toyota to redesign ToyotaFishing.com using Microsoft Silverlight. The site, ...

New Microsoft Licensing and Support Eases Path to Virtualization
Customers 'Get Virtual Now' with increased flexibility and broader support     when virtualizing Microsoft server applications.     REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 19 New licensing, expanded product support policies and a worldwide series of events from Microsoft Corp. help business customers create more dynamic datacenters ...

Microsoft Announces Upcoming Event for the Financial Community
Event with Microsoft leadership slated for September     REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 25 Microsoft Corp. today announced participation in the following upcoming event with the financial community. Interested parties can view a webcast of this event on Microsoft's Investor Relations Web site at http://www.microsoft.com/msft. (Logo ...

Developing Applications on Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 by Technical Expert David Yack
New Book Offers Developers a Deep Dive Look into Microsoft Dynamics CRM     COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 11 // -- With the newest release of Microsoft Dynamics CRM a whole new platform emerged for custom software development. David Yack, a well known and respected technologist and author has written this book targeted to traditional CRM developers ...

Microsoft Game Studios Licenses Core Havok Software Tools for Affiliated Developers
Newly-Signed Licensing Agreement Gives Microsoft and their Development Partners Access to Havok's Industry-Leading Suite of Physics Engines and     Streamlining Tools     SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6 // -- Havok, the leading provider of physics engines to the global game and movie entertainment industry, ...

Microsoft Ranks as Top U.S. Online Display Advertiser in June, According to comScore Ad Metrix
Major Display Ad Campaign Promotes Windows Live Search Programs     RESTON, Va., Aug. 26 comScore, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released its June ranking of the top online display ad publishers and advertisers, based on data from the comScore Ad Metrix service. Fox Interactive Media, which owns MySpace.com, ...

Mantis Technology Group Attains Gold Certified Partner Status in Microsoft Partner Program
Mantis Further Distinguishes Itself by Earning Key Microsoft Competencies     KIRKLAND, Wash., Aug. 26 // -- Mantis Technology Group, Inc., one of the Northwest's fastest growing information technology solution providers, today announced it has attained Gold Certified Partner status in the Microsoft Partner Program with competencies in data ...

Microsoft Security Intelligence Report Shows Malware Increases, Windows Vulnerabilities Decrease
Organized crime grows online with financial gain key motivator.     BARCELONA, Spain, Nov. 3 Microsoft Corp. today released the fifth volume of its Microsoft Security Intelligence Report at Tech-Ed EMEA IT Professionals 2008, providing an in-depth and unique view of the threat landscape based on data derived from hundreds of millions of computers ...

Government IT Contractor Shows Force Is With Microsoft Dynamics NAV
Force 3 chooses Microsoft ERP system to integrate its diverse operations     and manage its rapidly growing business.     REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 4 Microsoft Corp. today announced that Force 3 Inc., a leading IT solutions provider to the federal government and other organizations, has selected Microsoft Dynamics NAV ...

Dimension Datas Microsoft Expert to Present at New York City Technology Forum
Phil Aldrich to Advise on Minimizing IT Infrastructure Disruptions and Increasing Stakeholder Buy-In     NEW YORK, Nov. 4 // -- Dimension Data, a $3.8 billion leading IT solutions and services provider, today announced that Phil Aldrich, director, Microsoft Solutions, will present at the New York City Technology Forum. The event - dedicated to ...

Microsoft, Mindshare and Ogilvy Chicago Uncover Digital Divas in Study of Womens Online Behavior
Comprehensive Study Reveals Women's Digital Domain     CHICAGO, Nov. 3 // -- For the first time since women surpassed men as the majority population on the Internet (emarketer) a new study reveals just how women live and breathe in the digital world.     The study from Microsoft Advertising, Ogilvy Chicago, and ...

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