Recent News Archives

Microsoft Lync ushers in new era of business communications – connecting people across the PC, phone and browser, through the power of software

Microsoft Lync ushers in new era of business communications – connecting people across the PC, phone and browser, through the power of software 18 November, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Today Microsoft announced the general availability of Microsoft Lync, formerly Office Communications Server, ushering in a new era of business communications. … Read more »

Security update: Microsoft issues an out-of-band security update to protect against current Internet Explorer vulnerability

Security update: Microsoft issues an out-of-band security update to protect against current Internet Explorer vulnerability 22 January, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Microsoft has today issued an out-of-band security update to help protect our customers against the recently discovered Internet Explorer vulnerability. Microsoft takes the decision to conduct an out-of-band update … Read more »

Microsoft identifies five Australian schools as global role models

Microsoft identifies five Australian schools as global role models 20 October, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Australian schools have been highlighted as amongst the world’s most advanced users of technology in the classroom, according to Microsoft. Eight Australian schools are among just 80 selected from across the globe to participate in … Read more »

Botnets a Launching Pad for Cybercrime, says new Microsoft study

Botnets a Launching Pad for Cybercrime, says new Microsoft study 14 October, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Microsoft Australia today released the ninth volume of its Security Intelligence Report (SIR v9) into internet security, which exposes the extent to which botnets are providing a launch pad for cybercrime such as spam, … Read more »

Windows Phone 7 debuts in Australia

Windows Phone 7 debuts in Australia 12 October, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Microsoft Australia today joined with its partners to reveal details of the five Windows Phone 7 handsets, a selection of which will be available in Australia from Thursday 21 October, 2010 Windows Phone 7 Options Microsoft has worked … Read more »

Microsoft Releases Global Beta of Next-Generation CRM Product

Microsoft Releases Global Beta of Next-Generation CRM Product 10 September, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: “MSFT”) today announced a key milestone for Microsoft Dynamics CRM with the beta release of its next-generation product for cloud-based and on-premises deployments. The beta release marks the worldwide rollout of Microsoft Dynamics … Read more »

Microsoft issues warning on phone scam

Microsoft issues warning on phone scam 26 August, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Microsoft today warned Australians to be wary of a phone scam that has left some victims hundreds of dollars out of pocket. Scammers are using several well-known brands, including Microsoft, to fool people into believing that something is … Read more »

Microsoft announces key themes for Tech•Ed 2010

Microsoft announces key themes for Tech•Ed 2010 5 August, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Microsoft Australia’s annual technical education conference, Tech•Ed 2010, will kick off in three weeks’ time at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre on 24 August. This year’s theme, ‘Potential Unleashed,’ focuses on how IT professionals and … Read more »