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Thor Olavsrud

Thor Olavsrud is a journalist covering data analytics, security, infrastructure, and networking for CIO.com. He's especially interested in companies that use data to transform their business to tackle problems in innovative ways. As a senior writer, his articles focus on practical insights, analysis, and business use cases that can help CIOs and other IT leaders navigate the shifting IT landscape.

META: Microsoft to Offer Server Apps on Linux?

Linux operating system server shipments are forecast to be on a high growth track, which is likely to convince Microsoft...

Microsoft Office 11, An App Platform

Aiming to turn its upcoming Office 11 business productivity suite into an extensible platform for business applications, Microsoft Monday...

Intel, IBM Team With AT&T To Push Nationwide Wi-Fi

Gambling on the future of wireless connectivity, tech bellwethers AT&T , Intel and IBM Thursday pooled their resources behind...

Microsoft’s Battle Lines Shifting to Office?

Microsoft and Sun Microsystems may have ironed out their differences long enough to get Sun to join the Web...

Microsoft: Show and Tell at Comdex

Microsoft Monday used the Comdex Fall 2002 tradeshow as a springboard to unveil a host of new Windows XP...

Tablet PC: Coming to an Office Near You?

Many of the gadgets coming out of the technology sector in the past year have been aimed at mobile workers...

Microsoft Gets Ready to Speak

Aiming to build momentum on its speech technology efforts for the .NET platform, Microsoft Wednesday used the annual SpeechTEK International...

Study: Web Services Gaining Steam

Web services technology is coming into its own within the enterprise, according to a new survey prepared jointly by the...

Microsoft Airs Office 11, XP Embedded OS

Microsoft-watchers got a glimpse of the newest iteration of a cornerstone of the software giant's core business Tuesday when it...

Microsoft, Siebel Aim for Application Integration

Microsoft Monday announced a "major expansion" of its strategic relationship with Siebel Systems , under which the two firms will...