Windows Server 2012 R2 Archive

Windows Server 2012 R2 Improvements Coming Alongside Windows 8.1 Update 1

If you thought Windows 8.1 Update 1 was the only new software release Microsoft had planned for spring this year, think again. The Windows Server team is also busy with their very own project. The company has

Microsoft Shares More Details About Exchange 2013 SP1, Coming Early Next Year

News has been rather slow on Exchange 2013 SP1, particularly with Windows Server 2012 R2 already out in the open and lacking support for Exchange and SharePoint. This was supposed to be fixed with the first service

Microsoft Has Launched Windows Server 2012 R2 For Embedded Systems

Another day, another operating system launch from Microsoft. The software titan announced the general availability of Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry in in October. And now the company has debuted Windows Server 2012 R2 for Embedded Systems. Just

Lync Server 2013 Is Now Supported On Windows Server 2012 R2

Boy, Microsoft sure can be awfully low key sometimes! The software titan has recently indicated, almost in passing, that Lync Server 2013 is now supported on the newly released Windows Server 2012 R2. It can be enabled

Microsoft Releases An Unannounced Update For Windows 8.1

It is not every Tuesday one receives software updates and patches from Microsoft. But the company seems to have rolled out a new one, an unannounced one, on Tuesday no less. This obviously is nowhere near part

Windows Azure Aims Big With 22% Discount For Memory Intensive Apps

Microsoft may not have made too much noise in this regard, but by most estimates Windows Azure is now the number one contender for the title of the cloud king. AWS still remains a giant, but Amazon

Internet Explorer 11 Gets New Reliability Update On Windows 8.1

Redmond has just released a new patch for version 11 of Internet Explorer that is running on Windows 8.1 systems that tries to fix number of issues in the new browser. Normally, the company releases such patches

Compatibility Update For Windows 8.1 And Windows Server 2012 R2 Released

Application compatibility has traditionally been a very strong suite of the Windows operating platform. In fact, some would even say it is one of the very reasons for its absolute dominance. But while most software programs play

Remote Desktop App For Windows Phone Is Incoming, Confirms Microsoft

With Windows Server 2012 R2 now officially out in the wild, Redmond also released its new line of Remote Desktop for the iOS, Mac and Android platforms recently. These apps allow users on these platforms to connect

Windows Server 2012 R2 Is Now Officially Available

While Windows 8.1 landed on the Windows Store for Windows 8 users this past Thursday, a number of Redmond’s new products officially saw daylight on Friday, October 18. These include the retail boxed version of Windows 8.1,