Latest Microsoft Virtual PC Stories

2011-09-21 07:00:00

Latest version 6.5 delivers more security, versatility, password management, integration and team-oriented features. Lavaltrie, Quebec (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 Devolutions, a Canadian-based enterprise software development firm with more than 125,000 users in over 60 countries, announced today the release of a major update to its Remote Desktop Manager â“ a popular and widely-acclaimed remote computer management application that enables users to securely and rapidly add,...

2011-06-22 05:10:00

MONS, Belgium, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtual Speaker is a smart virtual PC recording studio brought to you by Acapela Group. It is part of a product family designed to allow the easy generation of sound files using any computer, without the need for any technical knowledge. Virtual Speaker converts any written text into voice files, 24/7 in up to 25 languages with a natural, pleasant repertoire of 57 voices which are all excellent spokespeople and content...

2010-06-24 09:15:19

Personal computers in enterprise environments save energy and money by "sleep-working," thanks to new software called SleepServer created by computer scientists from the University of California, San Diego. Sleep-working enterprise PCs are accessible via remote connections and maintain their presence on voice over IP, instant messaging, and peer-to-peer networks even though the PCs are in low-power sleep mode. SleepServer can reduce energy consumption on enterprise PCs previously running 24/7...

2009-09-22 09:30:00

BOSTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today during an industry address at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Boston, Microsoft Corp. announced its initial rollout of Windows 7 technologies to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of specialized devices through the release to manufacturing (RTM) of the next-generation platforms for Windows Embedded Enterprise and Windows Embedded Server. These high-performance Windows Embedded platforms enable OEMs to bring specialized devices to...

2009-09-17 07:10:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Smart IT Sessions 2009 (http://www.smartitsessions.com) is a free online conference to be held on September 24th, 2009 (9am - 5pm ET) that will offer a full day of online sessions presented by the leading thought-leaders in the Microsoft community to address many of the questions IT managers have concerning Microsoft's new product releases, including Microsoft's mobile and software-in-the-cloud effecting the enterprise. This conference will provide a...

2009-09-15 09:35:00

DENVER, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The print optimization expert ThinPrint is bringing a new release of its .print Desktop Engine to market. The new version optimizes printing by remote access to virtual or physical desktops and makes partial printouts possible for the first time ever. In addition to the Microsoft protocols RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol from Microsoft) and TCP/IP, it also supports the ICA protocol from Citrix making it ideally suited for use in virtual desktop environments...

2009-06-28 23:01:00

From Windows 7 to free teacher resources, and a collaboration between Microsoft's Innovative Teachers Network and the Smithsonian Institution, Microsoft helps educators effectively engage students. WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- This week at the National Educational Computing Conference (NECC) 2009, Microsoft Corp. is showcasing innovative technologies that enable teachers to engage their students more deeply by adapting teaching to the unique needs of each learner. These...

2009-05-01 14:10:00

Microsoft Corp. said Thursday that it would publicly release a near-final version of its next-generation Windows 7 operating system on May 5. The Windows 7 "release candidate" will be available for download at www.microsoft.com/downloads, and includes a few new features, such as a way to run Windows XP applications. It had been made available to a large number of technology-savvy testers on Thursday.  The release candidate is usually the version Microsoft's corporate clients use to...

2009-04-30 08:00:00

Industry experts advise partners, companies and developers to preview Microsoft's next operating system. REDMOND, Wash., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today Microsoft Corp. has reached a significant milestone with the Release Candidate (RC) of the highly anticipated Windows 7 operating system, now available for download to MSDN and TechNet subscribers at http://technet.microsoft.com. Broader public availability will begin May 5 on the Microsoft Download Center at...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'