With the new partnership, ClearSky Data will be able to leverage Microsoft’s Server Message Block (SMB) file transport technology for its cloud-based storage solutions.
Microsoft has just announced a new patent partnership with Luna Mobile that aims to expand smartphone and tablet technology for customers around the world.
While not significant in North America, Windows 8.1 with Bing was a relative success in other areas. Back when Windows 8.1 was shipped to devices, Microsoft toyed with the option of offering a low-cost alternative to traditional Windows upgrades by offering Windows 8.1 with Bing. Microsoft developed Windows 8.1 with Bing as a way to price […]
Intellectual property (IP) litigation has become another daily cost of doing business for US technology companies. From Apple and Samsung to Android patent licensing deals companies big and small pay one way or another for IP protection or usage. Microsoft has a reputation for using patents to gain licensing deals from potential competitors such as Android device makers, and last year […]
Microsoft Corp. introduced a new, streamlined and cost-effective subscription licensing program designed to comprehensively meet the licensing needs of academic institutions. Microsoft Enrollment for Education Solutions (EES) gives academic institutions in K-12 and higher education additional control over the pricing and terms of their Microsoft contracts and provides an accessible and user-friendly licensing process. Also, by lowering entry requirements, small schools that have historically not been able to acquire subscription licenses are now able to access Microsoft software and services at a low cost in order to help students interact, collaborate and learn…