Microsoft Vies For Enterprise PDA Market
- Microsoft authoring flies with Blackbird. // Seybold Report on Desktop Publishing;4/3/95, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p21
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s unveiling of its multimedia development tool Blackbird. Features and functions; Template-based design; Online publishing.
- Microsoft backs off MSN Blackbird. // Seybold Report on Desktop Publishing;2/19/96, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p34
Reports on Microsoft's decision to stop the development of the Microsoft Network-specific version of Blackbird in order to focus on Internet Studio.
- Microsoft plans simple, low-cost `network PC.' // Christian Science Monitor;10/29/96, Vol. 88 Issue 234, p9
Reports that Microsoft is joining the movement to develop simpler lower cost computers which rely heavily on networks. Position of Microsoft's chairman Bill Gates on network computers; Significance of move by Microsoft; Reference to other companies developing network computers.
- Microsoft intros new way to write Windows apps. Burns, Christine // Network World;09/29/97, Vol. 14 Issue 39, p23
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s release of the Windows Distributed interNet Applications (Windows DNA) architecture that would produce a series of easily distributed and managed object-oriented software, at its Professional Developers Conference held in September 1997 in San Diego, California....
- The Windows PC honeymoon is over. Cox, John // Network World;11/24/97, Vol. 14 Issue 47, p16
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s demonstration of the computer software WBT Server that lets Windows NT Server 4.0 handle multiple users at the same time. Capabilities and limitations of the software; Benefits offered to users; Hardware requirements.
- Microsoft readies Web server upgrade. Lajoie, Scott // Network World;12/01/97, Vol. 14 Issue 48, p12
Reports on the release of Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Information Server 4.0. Target at corporate intranets and large public Web sites; Features; Uniqueness of its configuration roll-back feature.
- Microsoft could hold directory trump card. Burns, Christine // Network World;12/29/97, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p68
Reports that in 1998 the Active Directory Service (ADS) belonging to Microsoft Corporation could be both the trump and the wild card in the directory service game. Information on Microsoft's competitors; Comments from Kim Cameron, chief scientist at Zoomit Corporation; Details on Microsoft's...
- Microsoft software eases Windows mgmt. Burns, Christine // Network World;02/09/98, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p12
Presents information on the release of beta codes by Microsoft Corporation for its NT-based systems management software aimed at making Windows desktops and servers easier to manage. Features of the server; Comments from beta tester Jon Lonoff, vice president, Bankers Trust Corporation; Benefits...
- Microsoft to ship Outlook 98. McNamara, Paul // Network World;02/16/98, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p9
Provides information on the Outlook 98 e-mail/groupware client software from Microsoft Corporation. Information on the software; Features of the software; What the software is compatible with; Number of users that have acquired a beta code; Comments from Rajiv Pant, head of technical...
- As NT 5.0 slips, so does Exchange Platinum. McNamara, Paul // Network World;07/20/98, Vol. 15 Issue 29, p8
Focuses on Platinum, an upgrade for Microsoft Corporation's Exchange Server, a messaging platform. Details on Exchange Conference '97; Availability of the Exchange 5.5 service pack; Comments from Tim Sloane, of the Aberdeen Group Incorporated. INSET: Notes and exchange rule.