Microsoft Windows Vista operating system
- April 14, 2017
On April 11, Windows Vista's status changed to end-of-life, as extended support ended at MS. Thus, it's time to say "So long Windows Vista!"
- September 20, 2013
Departing CEO Steve Ballmer admits that Microsoft missed a huge opportunity to be competitive in the now lavishly successful mobile device market.
- April 22, 2013
Keeping data safe in mobile devices is the Holy Grail for preventing corporate data loss.
- September 09, 2010
IT vendors commonly spread fear, uncertainty and doubt in an effort to get you to spend money unwisely. These steps can help you avoid FUD.
- March 03, 2010
Microsoft will end support for Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista with no service packs, and all versions of Windows 2000, but some IT managers are in no hurry to upgrade to Windows 7.
- October 22, 2009
With Windows 7, IT shops now have a desktop operating system they can look forward to, plus, they gain a handful of administration tools. See more articles related to Windows 7 adoption and migration, application compatibility, and security.
- August 27, 2009
A handful of experts puts Windows 7 through its paces to see if it finally exorcises the demons of Vista. They discuss what is remedied in the new operating system.
- August 11, 2009
Of the nine patches released this month, the most critical security update patch helps prevent denial of service attacks on Internet Information Services.
- July 15, 2009
Windows Vista and XP users get same Software Assurance promo deals for Windows 7. The cost of new hardware is also an issue for some IT pros upgrading to Windows 7.
- March 26, 2009
IT shops that skipped Vista may want to get at least some desktops on the newer OS. Otherwise, upgrading to Windows 7 could get a little crazy.
- December 01, 2008
Windows expert Mark Minasi sorts through the new Windows Vista service pack.
- November 18, 2008
Despite being the whipping boy of Windows operating systems, at least one expert, Brien M. Posey, feels that Windows Vista's security makes it a better OS than XP.
- November 17, 2008
Several of Windows Vista's features make it a strong enterprise operating system. Find out how these features can improve IT security and manageability in your organization.
- November 10, 2008
Single sign-on came with the expectation that management activities in Windows systems would become easier, but that doesn't seem to be the case today.
- October 13, 2008
Complaints about Windows Vista have been heard loud and clear, but is Vista really that much worse than Windows XP? Windows expert Brien Posey doesn't think so.