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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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Upgrade your Business' Operating System
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This quick guide outlines several reasons why upgrading operating systems in the enterprise is easier than you think. Learn how the process can actually give you piece of mind, save you money, and keep you safe.
Posted: 07 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Comparing Security Features of Old and New Operating System Rollouts
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This quick guide offers a side-by-side comparison of what to expect between legacy and emerging operating systems. Discover details on how important security features have evolved.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Workplace Mobility: Empower Employees to be Productive
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how to enable workers to be more efficient. Discover ways to give users the features they need on the device of their choice.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 05 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Innovation Cubed: Security, Management and Productivity
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This enterprise brochure highlights technology designed to help you respond to modern security and management challenges. Discover what intelligent mobile options for your employees and customers can do for your organization.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Windows 10: Familiar, yet Evolved
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Uncover key Windows 10 features in this guide, with tips on how to get started with those features. Access now to find details on a user experience inclusive of both new and experienced Windows users.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 02 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Research Report: Enabling the Full Potential of New Operating Systems
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This executive brief uses recent research to outline some of the challenges facing client computing, security, and compliance teams. Discover ways new capabilities - such as biometric authentications, universal application deployment, and a seamless app experience - demand a new generation of hardware to properly enable and support them.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Microsoft

Guide to Going Mobile with Enterprise Windows Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a simple way to deliver the Windows enterprise applications your workers depend on to diverse mobile devices. Learn how this virtual app delivery strategy overcomes challenges in development, security, user experience, and more.
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

VDI—Simplify Your Migration to Windows 10 and Embrace Desktop Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to streamline your migration to Windows 10 with a virtualized infrastructure that simplifies BYOD, app compatibility, and corporate desktop management. Access this paper now to answer your burning questions about this OS and how it pertains to desktop virtualization.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

Citrix

Safely Retiring Windows Server 2003
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about the risks you will face if you do not retire Windows Server 2003, including: inconsistency in implementation, no reference point or ability to rollback, and more. Additionally, learn what you need to do to overcome these risks and perform as seamless migration.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Acronis

Experts Dig In: Connecting Active Directory To The Cloud
sponsored by Microsoft
WEBCAST: In this webcast, independent analyst and blogger Jack Madden chats with Alex Simons, Director of Program Management, Identity Team at Microsoft to dig into cloud services for Active Directory. Tune in for answers to your top questions.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Premiered: Jan 18, 2016

Microsoft

From Windows Server 2003 to 2012 R2: Migration Best Practices and Tips
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the six biggest reasons to start planning to move away from Windows Server 2003. Additionally, learn about migration challenges, as well as best practices for executing a smooth migration, including: backup your original environment, convert backup to a standby virtual machine, and 3 more.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Acronis

Where to Begin with Windows 10
sponsored by SearchEnterpriseDesktop
EBOOK: A Windows 10 migration comes with special considerations. Shops must know about Microsoft's new approach to the OS in addition to the normal to-dos associated with any migration.
Posted: 14 Jan 2016 | Published: 14 Jan 2016

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

How to Migrate to Windows 10 Quicker and Easier
sponsored by Citrix
VIDEO: This video explores why, for the first time, upgrading to a new OS is now not just in the hands of IT. Tune in to learn how you can quickly and easily migrate to Windows 10 while enabling employees to remain productive during the migration.
Posted: 29 Dec 2015 | Premiered: 29 Dec 2015

Citrix

Windows 10 Application Compatibility
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses an approach to the application compatibility testing process that will streamline and simplify your OS migration strategy. Read on to learn how you can make your migration to Windows 10 pain-free.
Posted: 10 Dec 2015 | Published: 10 Dec 2015

Flexera Software

Application Rationalization: Preparing for the Move to Windows 10 and Beyond
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how to combat application sprawl by making application rationalization a required step in your application readiness process. Read on to find out why Windows 10 desktop transformations can be a driving force behind application rationalization initiatives.
Posted: 10 Dec 2015 | Published: 10 Dec 2015

Flexera Software

Become a Technology Partner with Citrix and Expand Your Business Reach
sponsored by Citrix
PODCAST: In this podcast, you will discover how to expand your business reach and mobilize your enterprise with Citrix mobility and Windows 10. Get the insider's look at how Windows 10 can transform your business, as well as 10 tips to ensure your W10 readiness.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Premiered: Nov 6, 2015

Citrix

A Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide to Windows 10 Migration
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: In this 12-page buyer's guide, the experts at Computer Weekly explore what you need to about a Windows 10 migration.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Published: 16 Nov 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Top Use Cases for XenApp
sponsored by Citrix
RESOURCE: Access this infographic to learn about the top use cases for an industry leading solution for virtual application delivery that provides Windows Apps to workers on any device anywhere. Discover the 4 most common ways your competitors are taking advantage of virtualization technology.
Posted: 10 Nov 2015 | Published: 10 Nov 2015

Citrix

Open the Door to Windows 10
sponsored by SearchEnterpriseDesktop
EBOOK: In this guide, learn about the features and benefits of Windows 10 -- such as an improved user interface -- that could persuade users, IT managers and administrators to adopt.
Posted: 24 Sep 2015 | Published: 24 Sep 2015

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SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Drive business growth with mobile workspaces
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how mobile workspaces give employees the flexibility to work from anywhere, on any device, at any time while maintaining full security and compliance and discover a mobile workspace strategy that provides the tools to get started implementing an enterprise mobility strategy today.
Posted: 18 Sep 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Infographic: Why choose Citrix over VMware?
sponsored by Citrix
RESOURCE: Competing solutions may look similar at a glance, but there are good reasons Citrix is a leader in application virtualization. Here are four of them.
Posted: 17 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix

Top Use Cases For Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
DATA SHEET: Access this informative infographic to explore the top eight use cases for desktop virtualization and learn about a virtual desktop strategy designed to help IT teams empower their entire workforces, one project at a time.
Posted: 17 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Deliver Windows Apps to Google Chromebooks for a Seamless, App-centric Experience From Anywhere
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how, through the use of desktop virtualization solutions, organizations can launch centrally hosted enterprise applications alongside Google Apps, SaaS and other cloud services within the same Chrome environment without the need to launch one or more virtual Windows desktops.
Posted: 15 Sep 2015 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Citrix

Computer Weekly – 6 October 2015: What's on your desktop?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, Microsoft has released Office 2016 and is urging customers to migrate to Windows 10 – but is a desktop upgrade worth the hassle? We report from the Dreamforce conference on the latest products from Salesforce.com.
Posted: 05 Oct 2015 | Published: 05 Oct 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Untangle Windows' DaaS Licensing Knots
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: In this e-book, learn how Windows licensing works for desktops and servers, how it complicates DaaS and how to overcome these challenges.
Posted: 10 Sep 2015 | Published: 10 Sep 2015

SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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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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