That’s a resounding success, if ever there was one! Some three years since launch, more than 50% of businesses have made the move to Windows 10, the latest version of Microsoft’s OS. This, despite the fact that many are still clinging to Windows 7. Which still is the most popular desktop operating system in...

Finally! It has taken a bit of time, but Windows 10 adoption in the enterprise sector has reached 48%, which is enough to overtake the former leader, Windows 7. Microsoft is sure to be pleased with this, as the company has tried hard to make its latest OS the preferred choice of both home and business...

And just in the nick of time, too! Microsoft is all set to release the next major version of its flagship OS, but in the meantime, Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is charting new heights. Heights of adoption, that is. That’s because, according to the latest monthly usage breakdown published by AdDuplex, the...

It is no secret that Microsoft’s Windows 8 will have its greatest advantage in the enterprise. From healthcare to manufacturing, accounting to database management, Microsoft provides many of the applications at the server and desktop that keep enterprises running. To illustrate the potential for Windows 8 in...

Windows 8 adoption has so far looked more like that of Vista in 2007, a poor performer, unlike the successful Windows 7. According to web analytics firm Net Applications, 1.2% of all Windows PCs ran Windows 8 in November. While this is more than double its share over the prior month, by way of comparison,...

The Dubai-based Emirates airline announced today the deployment of a new Windows 8- and tablet-based application called Knowledge Driven Inflight Service (KIS). This Customer Relationship Management (CRM) application has been in use since 2004 and was running on Windows 7, but its deployment on Windows...

Paul Thurrott wrote a very good piece on his site called “And the Biggest Barrier to Windows Phone Acceptance Is…”. In that article, he talks about some of the reasons he thinks that the Windows Phone platform is stalled. His hypothesis is summed up as the following – Windows Phone is never promoted...

PC Helps conducted a survey in September among 500 corporate IT users to better understand opinions of, and strategies towards deployment of Windows 8 in organizations. The survey shows that Windows 7 migration is generally underway in most US-based organizations. However, there is surprisingly good awareness...

Ballmer wants to play on all form factors more than quick desktop migration to Windows 8 On Friday October 26, 2012, Microsoft will launch its paradigm-shifting operating system, Windows 8, to the general population.  Years in the making, the new tile-interfaced OS  is a profound departure from prior...

It seems that Microsoft is releasing some advice for businesses when it comes to deploying Windows. As you probably already guess, this is partly advice and partly a sales pitch. That being said, it isn’t saying “GO WITH WINDOWS 8 NOW!!!”. According to Microsoft, it will really depend on your situation. Below...