Microsoft Kills Some Forefront Security Software Products

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) has quietly killed portions of its Forefront security software portfolio. At the same time, the software giant is integrating more security capabilities directly into Exchange Server. What are the implications for channel partners? Here’s The VAR Guy’s spin on the situation. First and foremost, Forefront security solutions haven’t exactly gained mainstream success with channel partners and customers There are too many different Forefront products. Plus, Microsoft’s core products (Windows and Office) have never really been known for secure design (IT news)