Windows To Go Archive

Microsoft Is Giving Away Flash Drives With Windows 8.1 Preview

Redmond has already confirmed at its annual Worldwide Partner Conference that Windows 8.1 is set to hit RTM status in August, with end users availability set to take place a few weeks after that. But at the

Windows To Go Replaces Laptops At NHS

Windows To Go, a feature exclusively available in Windows 8 enterprise allows users to take the operating system with them wherever they go — on a USB mass storage device, of course. It is a fully manageable

Finding the Best Approach to Deploying Windows 8

While more than a few organizations have passed on deploying Windows 8 for various reasons, there are many others who are planning to deploy Windows 8 in some form. For the IT organizations in these companies, one

Several Reasons Why Windows 8 Makes Sense for Businesses

With all the doom and gloom surrounding Windows 8 sales, the truth is that there are many reasons why businesses in particular soon be excited about the new OS. Yes, there are very real flaws with Windows

Enterprise Use Cases for BYOD and Windows To Go

Bring your own device (BYOD) is a fast-spreading practice most IT managers have not only heard of, but are actively coming to grips with.  It has been driven in part by the availability of powerful smartphones and

Nine Reasons Why Windows 8 Might Succeed in the Enterprise

The truth right now is that many in the business community are counting on Windows 7 Enterprise and Windows 7 Professional to be the focus in the enterprise. Windows 8 Pro and Windows 8 Enterprise come at

How Does the "Windows To Go" Feature of Windows 8 Help Business?

What if you could carry about your complete Windows desktop on a USB drive that you could plug into any computer to recreate your specific office computer? That would be an asset, many IT managers say. Microsoft

The Top 5 Windows 8 Features That Small Businesses Will Love

It goes without saying that Windows 8 is very different from previous versions of the Windows Operating System. A lot of small businesses liked Windows XP, skipped Windows Vista and now love Windows 7. With Windows 8 being

Setting up Windows To Go in Windows 8

There’s a great article on setting up Windows To Go in Windows 8 in Arstechnica. To refresh your memory, Windows To Go is the pretty ingenius solution that Microsoft have come up with to allow IT departments

Microsoft shed some light on Windows 8 Enterprise

Microsoft have opened up the kimono just a bit on features we can expect from the Windows 8 Enterprise SKU. This comes in an April 18 post to the “Windows for Your Business” blog. Here’s a part