Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Client for Mac and Linux is out!

System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Client for Mac and Linux: anti-malware protection for unmanaged desktops and servers running Mac or Linux operating systems.  Extended SecurityTo secure these Mac OS clients, Endpoint Protection 2012 is now available to provide antimalware detection and remediation of viruses.  It also offers real-time analysis of new content arriving on the…


Native Lync client for Mac RTM

This is big in education – yea.


Office for Mac 2011 SP1 RTW

We just officially released Office for Mac 2011 SP1 this morning. I know many of you are anxiously awaiting this update. If you are using Automatic Update (MAU) you should get prompted at some point today.  If you’re not using MAU, you can get access to the update either through VLSC or through the Downloads…


Mac Communicator and desktop sharing!

We released an update to Mac Communicator (13.1) earlier this week which enables customers to share their desktop from a Mac.  This release includes a huge new feature as well as some important bug fixes for our enterprise users. For the first time, we will support desktop sharing with both Mac and Windows Communicator users….


Office for Mac 2011 is done

I wanted to make sure everyone knew that Office for Mac 2011 hit RTM late last week!  It should be on MVLS next week and on price lists 10/1.  There is a a blog post at


Macintosh Product Group Event in Boston 5/6

We worked with the Mac BU to include Boston in their upcoming roadshow.  Goal is to prepare customers for Office for Mac 2011 slated holiday 2010.  Office Mac 2011 has compelling capabilities like Outlook for Mac, Rights Management Support, deeper SharePoint integration, etc.    May 6th Customer Event in Cambridge One Memorial Drive – Horace…


Outlook for Mac is back!!

We normally don’t just link to other stories but this is huger for education.    It’s all over but the waiting:


Entourage for Exchange Web Services Beta is Live

I am excited to announce that we went live with our Entourage for Exchange Web Services beta today.  For those of you who may be new to the Exchange Web Services feature, this is new technology that we partnered with the Exchange Server team on to allow clients like Entourage to connect to the Business…


Groundhog day – Entourage MAPI support?

Here’s some good insight on a question we get all the time – “When will Entourage use MAPI?”


Messenger for Mac v7 released

Messenger for Mac 7 was released for download from our website today:     Corporate Features: •    For corporate Mac users, increased support for Office Communications Server 2007 make it easy to search a corporate address book from within Messenger and quickly find internal contacts.•    Corporate Mac users with Office Communications Server and Messenger for…