The update is expected to improve the OS' reliability and application compatibility.
Multiple sources predict imminent release.
Web site provides tools to help test accessibility features in applications.
Both companies also develop guidelines for implementing Exchange Server 2007 on Sun server and storage hardware.
Company donates debug tool to Eclipse project.
Move aims to assure the interoperability of OOXML, ODF and other document formats.
Companies assert that past performance and reliability issues have been settled.
Web applications top the list of security problems for IT, study says.
Product is designed to help rearchitect complex systems using Dependency Structure Matrix technology.
An IBM expert describes how to adapt batch-processing operations when your infrastructure has become service oriented.
April 8 is the deadline for submissions.
Company rounds out virtualization management capabilities with a couple of new products.
New service enables "lifecycle development" of Web-based applications, providing a complete environment, company officials say.
CEO Ballmer described a company shift toward promoting open connections, data portability, standards and community engagement.
Independent survey reveals gap between virtualization's importance and IT's confidence in managing it effectively.
Some say the benefits of reuse are exaggerated. Prove them wrong by implementing a plan of action.
Product extends application performance monitoring to service-oriented architectures.
Most IT professionals have concerns about Windows Vista, a survey found, and many are considering using other operating systems rather than migrate to Microsoft's newest OS.
E-mails suggest that Microsoft execs had concerns about labeling plans for Vista versions.
IT pros voice complaints, and Redmond reschedules release date.