Are you ready? Rewind back to Ignite 2018, and you will find that Microsoft pulled off a surprise by announcing the Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) service at that event. This is a service that basically allows users to run Windows 7 and Windows 10, as well as Office apps in a virtual machine in the cloud —...

Sounds like resistance! It looks like not every IT professional is ready to make the move to Windows 10, with enterprise users citing concerns over migration security. In a new study, that is. A recent survey from WinMagic paints a different picture regarding adoption of the new OS in the business domain. It...

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 the...

With cloud and gaming spearheading growth for the technology giant. As promised, Microsoft is here with its Q1 2019 earnings reports, with the numbers painting a very interesting picture. As always. The report for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 is available here. And it shows that the firm brought in $29.1...

The journey that started in 2012 has now reached its first destination. Microsoft Surface has continued its growth trajectory, and the innovative line of hardware devices has grown in stature. Among buyers, that is. It now finds itself in good company — among the top 5 brands for PCs in the United States. This was...

Smart. Microsoft has found a way to generate some nice side revenue from Windows 7, which is currently the world’s most popular desktop operating system. But one that is getting ready for sunset, with end of life set for January 14, 2020. And while Redmond is keen on moving the user base to a newer version of the...

A survey has shown that companies are in no rush to abandon Windows 7 and upgrade to the latest version of the operating system. The world’s most popular desktop OS is good enough for many, it appears. Speaking of, Windows 7 is on track to reach end of support in January 2020 — which is not all that far off when...

Sign me up, Scotty! Microsoft has been working to streamline Windows 10 updates these past few months, and the results of these efforts are now out in the open. Not only did the company marked the end of delta updates earlier this month, it is now aiming for an updated design that creates a compact update package...

If you thought there were already enough versions of Windows 10, then this is going to be a fun development. Microsoft seems to be preparing another one. Called, Windows 10 Enterprise for Remote Sessions, they say, is in development. It was a couple of months ago that Mary Jo Foley reported that Redmond is...

The folks over at AV-TEST are at it again. The independent German security institute has performed a new study to determine the best antivirus for Windows 10 business users. And the enterprise results have almost no surprises, with the big names leading the pack once again. Big names like Bitdefender Endpoint...