John FontanaNetworkWorld

John Fontana is senior editor at Network World.

Microsoft Ponies Up $100K for Apache Foundation

Software behemoth calls its contribution to the non-profit Apache Software Foundation (ASF) an endorsement of "the Apache Way."

Microsoft Targets Notes Users

More than 5 million Notes users are in the crosshairs to switch to Microsoft's refreshed collaboration tools.

MS Sets VM Tool Pricing, Ship Date

Virtual Machine Manager will be broken out of System Center bundle, sold separately.

Microsoft Tops $60 Billion in Annual Revenue

Microsoft Thursday announced it has topped US$60 billion in yearly revenue for the first time in its history.

Vendors Team to Push Corporate Use of Macs

The new Enterprise Desktop Alliance will promote use of Macintosh desktops in managed Windows environments.

Microsoft SharePoint Popularity Comes with Issues

Analysts say software has holes, issues that need evaluation before rollouts.

Microsoft VP Confirms Windows 7 Ship Date: January 2010

Microsoft VP also says Vista compatibility issues won't be repeated.


Windows XP Retirement a 'Non-Issue' for Corporate Customers

They'll still be able to get their hands on it, even though consumers soon won't.