Amid the current economic uncertainty, some businesses will probably opt to kill existing outsourcing arrangements to cut costs, but some in the industry expect the economic downturn to result in a net gain for outsourcers.
Redmond's security team is undergoing a revamp with the announcement that Andrew Cushman, director of Microsoft's Security Response Center, will be stepping down to be replaced by group manager Mike Reavey.
Microsoft announced lower than expected earnings for its second fiscal quarter said that it will eliminate 5,000 jobs over the next 18 months.
When the going gets tough, it's the jobs that get going -- increasingly overseas.
Application lifecycle management tools maker Borland Software CEO Tod Nielsen has left the company to join VMware as chief operating officer.
The survey found that most of its respondents have some plans for SaaS.
Big Blue rolled out initiatives to help organizations assess cloud computing costs and deployments.
A Computer Economics study finds IT organizations have already cut staffing to the bone.
Microsoft has introduced a new Windows server component to seamlessly connect Active Directory users to Microsoft-based services and other services residing in the Internet cloud.
An online startup company migrated some of its operations into the cloud by using Microsoft Windows Azure services.
A security flaw in Google's new Android operating system discovered recently by independent researchers further underscores the security debate between open source and proprietary software.
Analysts define an airy concept that's currently looming large on the IT horizon.
The International Association of Managed Service Providers (MSPAlliance) and Microsoft today said they are joining forces to better educate and certify companies using Microsoft IT management tools.
HP's absorption of outsourcing firm EDS also includes a plan to cut its workforce.
A second-quarter survey found sluggish IT spending in both North America and Europe.
Delivering hosted solutions to businesses takes planning, and this report describes some of the steps to take.
The new tool is designed to help managers assess code quality before it's shipped.
With the U.S. economy still circling and unemployment on the rise, it's a good time to be in IT -- relatively speaking.
A study surveying 201 CIOs found a general slowdown in IT spending and staffing.
Microsoft's fiscal fourth-quarter and 2008 year-end financial results were announced in a Webcast on Thursday.