adoption Archive

Windows 10 Overtakes Windows 7 In Enterprise

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,

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Market Share Now At 90%

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

Microsoft Demos Rounds, a Medical Workflow Management App for Windows 8

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

Is Windows 8 Shaping Up to be More Like Vista?

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

Case Study: Emirates Adopt Windows 8 on HP Tablets for Flight Application

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

The two clear and present barriers to Windows Phone adoption

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

PC Helps IT Survey Gives Clues to Windows 8 Migration Strategies

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

Will Inertia Slow Windows 8 Adoption in the Enterprise?

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 versions. The problem that Microsoft faces

Microsoft offers enterprise Windows 8 adoption advice

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

Michael Dell shares big picture at Gartner’s security and risk management conference

Michael Dell made news when he appeared on stage at the market researcher Gartner’s annual security and risk management conference. He offered the following insights into his company: He expects Windows 8 to be successful with businesses