Jeff James is the Editorial Director for the Petri IT Knowledgebase. He was formerly the editor-in-chief of both Windows IT Pro and Microsoft Technet Magazine, and has served as an editorial director at the LEGO Company. Jeff has nearly 20 years of experience as a technology writer and journalist, and started writing technology articles for AmigaWorld, Computer Gaming World, and other tech publications and websites in the early 1990's.
Jeff's Recent Posts
Tire of the default Windows 8.1 lock screen image? This tutorial shows you how to change the lock screen image and enable image slideshows.
Long live TechEd! Microsoft has just announced that it is replacing the TechED conference with a new “Microsoft unified technology event for enterprises.”
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced this morning than the company would layoff up to 18,000 employees within the next year.
Is the practice of upgrading to the latest Microsoft product upon release gone for good? Jeff argues that the traditional upgrade treadmill might be gone for good.
Looking to make the move to Office 365? Learn about all the available Office 365 subscription plans and what they have to offer.
Microsoft has taken the wraps off Interflow, a new security and threat information exchange platform that runs on Microsoft Azure.
Our interview with Microsoft’s Julia White concludes with a discussion of Office for the Mac and how Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is changing the company.
We chat with Microsoft’s Julia White about Office 365 growth and adoption, deployment tips, and upcoming features like Office Graph and the Codename Oslo app.
Our interview with Amazon Web Services Chief Evangelist Jeff Barr concludes with a discussion of Amazon WorkSpaces and CloudFormation.
Unfamiliar with AWS but looking to embrace the cloud? Our two-part interview with Amazon’s Jeff Barr begins with an AWS cloud primer for Windows Server admins.