Week of 04 Nov 2013 Dreading a migration? New Windows XP tools may ease the pain (04 Nov 2013)
Enterprise tools can provide IT admins with views of their software licenses and ease the migration pain from Windows XP to Windows 7 or Windows 8.
Week of 28 Oct 2013 Microsoft's internal Project XP seeks to migrate Windows XP businesses (01 Nov 2013)
Microsoft is pushing customers to migrate Windows XP to Windows 7 or 8 while some software vendors undermine its efforts by continuing app support.
Week of 21 Oct 2013 Mobile workstations deliver high-end computing power -- for a price (22 Oct 2013)
Mobile workstations from Dell, Toshiba and HP pack plenty of computing power and weigh less than their predecessors, but prices may limit adoption.
Week of 14 Oct 2013 Education IT shares lessons learned from Windows 8 tablet deployments (16 Oct 2013)
Windows 8 tablet and virtualization deployments in educational IT echo enterprise challenges, giving IT admins lessons from their school counterparts.
Dell endpoint management tools arrive for iOS, Android (16 Oct 2013)
Dell's new endpoint management tools will let IT admins do more from their mobile devices, but the company has yet to fully integrate these products.
Week of 30 Sep 2013 Best practices for a Windows XP migration to Windows 7 or Windows 8 (30 Sep 2013)
Windows XP support ends on April 8, 2014, and businesses that haven't upgraded should follow best practices to move ahead with a Windows XP migration.
Week of 16 Sep 2013 Microsoft Office alternatives give mobile users flexible productivity software (20 Sep 2013)
Office productivity software alternatives from IBM, Huddle and others now integrate more mobile, social and collaboration features for the enterprise.
Departing CEO Steve Ballmer admits that Microsoft missed a huge opportunity to be competitive in the now lavishly successful mobile device market.
Week of 09 Sep 2013 Dell goes private to attempt balancing act with PCs and IT services (13 Sep 2013)
Newly private Dell will be able to take more risks and move its devices and services ambitions forward. What will this mean for Dell PCs?
Critical fixes for Office, Outlook and IE in September Patch Tuesday (SearchWindowsServer.com | 10 Sep 2013)
Microsoft delivered patches in 13 bulletins this week, including four critical bulletins. Recent versions of Outlook and Office are affected.
Week of 02 Sep 2013 Windows XP migration tools ease long overdue upgrades (03 Sep 2013)
Many enterprises are delaying Windows XP migration to Windows 7 or Windows 8 because upgrades are time-consuming and expensive. These tools can help.
Week of 26 Aug 2013 Windows Phone 8 deployment flies high at Delta Air (30 Aug 2013)
Delta has completed a Nokia 820 Windows Phone 8 deployment to 19,000 flight attendants -- a much-needed endorsement for Microsoft's mobile phone.
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Microsoft relents on UI changes, restores Start button to Windows 8.1 SearchEnterpriseDesktop.com | 27 Jun 2013
Microsoft Windows 8.1 preview includes a number features -- including the Start button -- that will be accessible across a plethora of new devices.