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DEFINITION: Windows is a personal computer operating system from Microsoft that, together with some commonly used business applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel, has become a de facto "standard" for individual users in most corporations as well as in most homes.The original 1985 version of Windows introduced to home and business PC users many of the graphical user interface (GUI) ideas that were developed  … 
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The New Windows Security- Achieving PC Lockdown without User Backlash
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Organizations need to give users the tools and flexibility they need to do their jobs while avoiding the security, compliance and other risks that local administrative rights introduce. By implementing the best practices outlined in this paper, enterprises can maximize user productivity while maintaining centralized control over security policies.
Posted: 05 Dec 2013 | Published: 05 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Linux vs. Windows: Which is the better web solution?
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a comparison of Red Hat Enterprise Linux to Microsoft Windows to see who can deliver the most value as a web optimization solution.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Secunia Vulnerability Review 2014
sponsored by Secunia
WHITE PAPER: This guide reviews vulnerabilities for 2014 and discusses key figures and facts from a global IT security perspective.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

Secunia

Secunia PSI Country Report - Q4 2013 Germany
sponsored by Secunia
WHITE PAPER: This informative report explores the current state of cybercrime targeting German PCs and what can be done to stop them.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 20 Mar 2014

Secunia

Desktops in the Cloud: Your Silver Bullet for Windows XP End of Life
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores desktop solutions for the end of Windows XP and how to make smooth transition from one operating system to another.
Posted: 13 Mar 2014 | Published: 13 Mar 2014

VMware, Inc.

Airline IT Aims High
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a case study of TUIfly, a large-scale airline services company that needed to do a complete technology overhaul to support everything from customer bookings to flight preparation by crew.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 11 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc.

Lenovo ThinkPad Win 8
sponsored by Insight and Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a family of Windows 8-enabled laptops and tablets designed to help your users boost productivity and truly thrive in today's increasingly-mobile business landscape. View now to learn more.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Dec 2013

Insight and Lenovo

Windows XP Ends Support in April 2014; How will Businesses be Affected
sponsored by Insight and Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: Support for Windows XP ends in April 2014. How will your business be affected? This infographic reveals all – view now to learn more!
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Published: 07 Mar 2014

Insight and Lenovo

ToughPad BiFold
sponsored by Insight and Panasonic
WHITE PAPER: A successful mobile workforce needs the right hardware coupled with the right software in order to increase productivity and operational efficiency. This exclusive resource examines a tablet solution that boasts features that can adapt to meet your needs along with the latest mobile operating system.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

Insight and Panasonic

PC Refresh Rundown Card
sponsored by Insight & Intel
WHITE PAPER: Millions of corporate PCs in use today are four or more years old, which can cause serious security, cost, and maintenance issues. Is it time for your business to refresh PCs? View this brief resource to find out.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Insight & Intel

Mobilizing Windows Applications
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This project design guide demonstrates a way to deliver Windows-based apps to mobile devices efficiently while avoiding application rewrites and maintaining information security.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

The Windows XP Era's Coming to an End: What You Can Do to Prepare
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource reviews the security threats and cost issues you will face following the end of support date.
Posted: 13 Dec 2013 | Published: 13 Dec 2013

Citrix

Taking Windows Mobile on Any Device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: What exactly do today's IT departments need to provide secure access to IT services by diverse endpoint devices? Read this IT survey to learn exactly what impact mobility is having on remote access.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

Mobilizing Windows Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides best practices for implementing secure remote access to Windows apps and data from any device. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

The End is Here; Crush Your XP End of Life Problem Today
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a layman’s guide to the Windows XP End-of‐Life (XP EOL).
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

Virtual Bridges

Life in the Enterprise Beyond Windows XP: Essential Steps Toward Migrating to Your Next OS
sponsored by Insight
WHITE PAPER: Find essential steps you can take in order to ensure seamless Windows migration while keeping costs to a minimum.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

Insight

Startup Guide to Configure Your Dell PowerEdge VRTX System
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this step-by-step, visually aided information guide for configuring a chassis solution with Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 in a supported failover cluster environment.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 12 Nov 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Tech Brief (FAQ): Windows Server 2012 Recycle Bin
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Among the functionality upgrades in Windows Server 2012 are improvements to Active Directory's Recycle Bin. While this addresses many previous problems, it's not the solution to all AD recovery concerns. Read the White Paper
Posted: 04 Nov 2013 | Published: 04 Nov 2013

Dell Software

Migration Considerations for Windows Server 2012
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will describe the support available for Server 2012 and explain other important considerations to keep in mind while upgrading your server from previous iterations of Microsoft Operating System to the 2012 version.
Posted: 10 Oct 2013 | Published: 10 Oct 2013

Dell, Inc.

Modern Infrastructure E-Zine: October 2013
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
WHITE PAPER: This Modern Infrastructure issue looks at how Azure could surpass Windows Server in importance, the role of Unix platforms in the enterprise, as well as networking and infrastructure technology necessary to run successful BYO-friendly IT shops.
Posted: 01 Oct 2013 | Published: 01 Oct 2013

SearchDataCenter.com

Mobilizing Windows Apps from a Centralized Data Center
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This test report demonstrates the ability to mobilize Windows apps from a central datacenter and deliver them to mobile devices such as tablets.
Posted: 25 Sep 2013 | Published: 25 Sep 2013

Citrix

Mobilizing Windows Applications
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to discover a solution architecture that allows for the efficient delivery of Windows-based applications.
Posted: 28 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Aug 2013

Citrix

Why Dell and Windows 8 for Business
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper examines how tech titan Dell is releasing mobile devices that are designed for Windows 7 and 8 to provide a seamless experience, enhancing enterprise mobility, employee productivity, and overall operational efficiency.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

Windows 8 and BYOD, Embrace the Trend
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how Windows 8 utilizes cross-platform capabilities to provide a unified end-user experience that offers a closer union of mobile devices and traditional client desktops to streamline management and boost efficiency.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

Mobilizing Windows applications
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource constructs and demonstrates an efficient way of delivering Windows-based applications designed for the latest mobile devices without time-consuming and costly rewrites, all while maintaining information security best practices.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Citrix
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WINDOWS DEFINITION (continued): …  at an experimental lab at Xerox and introduced commercially by Apple's Lisa and Macintosh computers. Ask your Microsoft Windows questions at ITKnowledgeExchange.comSome of the well-known versions of Windows have included:Windows 286Windows 386Windows 3.0 and 3.11Windows 95Windows 98Windows NTWindows 2000Windows CE for use in small mobile computersWindows MeWindows XPWindows VistaWith the advent of the Internet, Microsoft has repositioned Windows as a kind of "window to the world," and its efforts to take the lead in Web browsers have made Internet Explorer the most popular browser. Microsoft's … 
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