Microsoft Updates Windows Home Server - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IoT
IoT
Mobile
Commentary
1/7/2008
12:15 PM
Jim Manico
Jim Manico
Commentary
Connect Directly
Twitter
LinkedIn
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%

Microsoft Updates Windows Home Server

CNET News.com

Two months after announcing its general availability, Microsoft has updated its Windows Home Server operating system to ease remote file access and automate data backup.Power Pack 1 will also allow users running the 64-bit versions of Vista and Windows XP to connect to their home servers, according to CNET News.com. In addition, it adds support for the Chinese and Japanese languages.

Takeup for Windows Home Server?Microsoft?s core server product for the networking needs of home-office and small-business users?has been better than expected, though expectations were tame from the get-go, according to Forrester Research.

The software update will be available as a free download for existing Home Server users in the first half of 2008.CNET News.com

We welcome your comments on this topic on our social media channels, or [contact us directly] with questions about the site.
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Commentary
Get Your Enterprise Ready for 5G
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett,  1/14/2020
Commentary
Modern App Dev: An Enterprise Guide
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek,  1/5/2020
Slideshows
9 Ways to Improve IT and Operational Efficiencies in 2020
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  1/2/2020
White Papers
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
State of the Cloud
State of the Cloud
Cloud has drastically changed how IT organizations consume and deploy services in the digital age. This research report will delve into public, private and hybrid cloud adoption trends, with a special focus on infrastructure as a service and its role in the enterprise. Find out the challenges organizations are experiencing, and the technologies and strategies they are using to manage and mitigate those challenges today.
Video
Current Issue
The Cloud Gets Ready for the 20's
This IT Trend Report explores how cloud computing is being shaped for the next phase in its maturation. It will help enterprise IT decision makers and business leaders understand some of the key trends reflected emerging cloud concepts and technologies, and in enterprise cloud usage patterns. Get it today!
Slideshows
Flash Poll