Windows Enterprise Desktop

November 2012

  • Windows 8 Enterprise Features

    Ed Tittel 21 Nov 2012
  • OK, so let's assume that -- just for grins -- an enterprise might be willing to ask the question: "What's in Windows 8 for my kind of business computing needs?" Michael Otney, a regular contributor ...

  • Jakob Nielsen slams Win8

    Ed Tittel 19 Nov 2012
  • Before I cover what Mr. Nielsen has to say about Windows 8,  let me explain a little about who Jakob Nielsen is. A former Sun Distinguished Engineer (back in the days when that really meant ...

  • The Enterprise Path to Win8 Adoption

    Ed Tittel 16 Nov 2012
  • Over at Forbes, David K. Johnson has just released a very interesting article entitled "Seven Reasons Windows 8 Adoption in the Enterprise Is at Risk." The story poses some potentially noteworthy ...

  • Wish List: Windows 8 Tablet Requirements for Business Use

    Ed Tittel 14 Nov 2012
  • I've been working with Windows 8 for nearly one year now, and am slowly but surely moving into the mindset needed for the new OS's take on desktop and tablet computing. I've been lucky enough to ...

  • Interesting Lesson in Customer Support from Lenovo

    Ed Tittel 12 Nov 2012
  • If you've been reading this blog for any length of time, you already know that Lenovo has been updating its PC and notebook drivers and software for Windows 8, surely but steadily, since the ...

  • Thurrott Tantalizes with Interesting Intimations about MS Intune Revision

    Ed Tittel 07 Nov 2012
  • In reading a recent (11/6/2012) posting from Paul Thurrott entitled "Taking Surface to Work" I stumbled across an incredibly interesting and tantalizing set of suggestions about what an upcoming ...

  • The Windows 8 Upgrade Experience

    Ed Tittel 05 Nov 2012
  • OK, so now I've been through it, too. On my brand-new Dell XPS-13, I've exercised the $14.99 upgrade to Windows 8 (followed by a $40 Upgrade to Windows 8 Pro) to catch the machine's OS up ...