New & Notable


A free Office suite gives Microsoft a run for its money

Is an open source Office alternative enough to dethrone Microsoft's productivity suite? See how LibreOffice compares with Office 2013 and Office 365.


Compare Microsoft Office versions before vetting alternatives

How does Microsoft Office 2013 stack up against Office 365? While the productivity workhorse offers many benefits, the cloud-based Office 365 may deliver comparable perks.

IT takes a wait and see attitude to HP’s split

HP will break off into two separate companies, but does IT stand to benefit from a refocused approach to PC sales?


Windows 10 tries to make nice with enterprise IT

Microsoft previews Windows 10 with more enterprise controls, but IT pros need more details before considering a migration.

Have a question for an expert?

Please add a title for your question

Get answers from your peers on your most technical Enterprise Desktop challenges.

You will be able to add details on the next page.

Find Solutions For Your Project

Pro+ Enterprise Desktop Downloads

View All

Enterprise Desktop Basics

  • Get Started

    Endpoint protection starts with Windows patch management

    The number of endpoint security vulnerabilities is daunting, but endpoint admins should first focus on updating patches against Windows malware.

  • Get Started

    Microsoft Windows Recovery Environment (Windows RE)

    The Microsoft Windows Recovery Environment, or Windows RE, is a simplified, scaled-back version of the Windows operating system that is used to boot the system when Windows 8.x, Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 can't.

  • Get Started

    Apache OpenOffice

    Apache OpenOffice is an open-source office productivity suite used to create and edit documents (Writer), presentations (Impress), spreadsheets (Calc), graphics (Draw), mathematical formulas (Math) and databases (Base).

View All Get Started


Videos, Podcasts and Photo Stories

Blog: Windows Enterprise Desktop

Sections from across SearchEnterpriseDesktop