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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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Top 10 Considerations in Migrating to Windows 10
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the top ten factors you should be considering in choosing the right tools and technologies to ensure a smooth and successful migration to Windows 10.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

MicroFocus

Compare the iPad Pro vs. Surface Pro 4 for business use
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: With built-in Office and a keyboard, Microsoft's Surface tablet is geared toward the enterprise. Now, the Apple iPad Pro stands up to the latest version of Microsoft's device, the Surface Pro 4.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 22 Apr 2016

Microsoft

Performance Testing VDI on All Flash Array Storage
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how all-flash arrays enable selected arrays to scale up as well as out in order to handle growth and new demands from VDI users. Access now and you'll explore performance and efficiency tests to see how an all-flash array performs when supporting VDI workloads.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Kaminario

Windows 10: The Unavoidable Upgrade
sponsored by Citrix
RESOURCE: This infographic offers a snapshot into the top concerns about moving to Windows 10. Download now to discover how you can ease the migration process with app and desktop virtualization strategies.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

Citrix

Server Hosted Virtual Desktops: How the Top Seven Providers Stack Up
sponsored by Citrix
RESEARCH CONTENT: With the many options for VDI, it can be hard to choose which one is suited for your business. So before you jump into a VDI deployment, access this report to assess the state of the VDI vendor market and gain insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the top seven vendors as well as how these vendors stack up against each other.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 18 Sep 2015

Citrix

Automate Your Cloud Migrations for Secure, Near-Zero Downtime Experiences
sponsored by Vision Solutions
DATA SHEET: Explore a cloud migration platform enabling you to perform and manage migrations from any Windows server to the cloud and deliver successful, simplified, near-zero downtime migrations.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 15 Apr 2016

Vision Solutions

Near-Zero Downtime Migrations to Cloud, Physical, and Virtual Servers
sponsored by Vision Solutions
DATA SHEET: This data sheet introduces a solution allowing you to migrate physical, virtual, and cloud-based Windows server workloads with real-time replication from a single, intuitive user console. You'll discover how you can protect your productivity with technology that eliminates user and application downtime during migrations.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Vision Solutions

Comparing User Environment Management and Application Layering Platforms for Citrix
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details user environment management and application layering platforms designed to completely address gaps in the desktop environment that basic, traditional solutions don't cover. Access now and find out when to utilize the most appropriate solution.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

Liquidware Labs

Use Application Layering as an Integrated Application Delivery Platform
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the key to successful physical and virtual desktop deployments: application virtualization technologies. Download now to explore application isolation techniques and how an application layering approach can improve desktop management.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Liquidware Labs

Deliver a Seamless User Experience for Windows Apps on Chromebooks
sponsored by Citrix and Google
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an app virtualization strategy that can simplify access to business-critical apps on Chromebooks. Uncover the benefits, including device optimization, seamless usability, and one-step app access.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Citrix and Google

Underwriters Safety and Claims Uses Management Platform to Upgrade to Windows 7
sponsored by MicroFocus
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to find out how Underwriters Safety and Claims, a regional insurance agency, was able to upgrade to Windows 7 without a problem using a management platform.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

MicroFocus

server platform for the modern business
sponsored by Microsoft
RESOURCE: Organizations that are still running on Windows Server 2003 are risking their business by operating with an unstable infrastructure. Download this infographic now to uncover how you can improve performance and simplify management by switching to Windows Server 2012 R2.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Microsoft

Securing mobile productivity for Microsoft Office 365
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the importance of deploying and securing the Microsoft ecosystem across all mobile platforms, including Windows 10. Access now and start efficiently managing your enterprise productivity, connectivity and security in today's hostile mobile world.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

IBM

Windows 10: The Bright Path to Adoption
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In the following infographic learn about the benefits of migrating to Windows 10 and learn why Gartner states that by 2019, 100% of businesses will be moving towards this upgrade.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 21 Mar 2016

Citrix

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 8: Licensing
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: This select chapter from Brian Madden's DaaS e-book, Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know about DaaS & Hosted VDI takes a look at how to properly license for DaaS environments. Access now to understand Windows licensing in DaaS environments, Microsoft Office licensing for DaaS, and licensing other applications.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Windows Security Management: What's New in Windows 10
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll explore how new auditing and logging capabilities in Windows 10 give IT visibility into potential threats. Uncover ways to thwart threat actors by scoping user privileges, logging on with additional credentials, and more.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Computer Weekly March 2016: Building Data Centers Under the Sea
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, delve into Microsoft's trial of an underwater data center and assess the technology and environmental implications. In addition, read on to see if the desktop PC is set to be reinvented as PC suppliers build new products around Windows 10. Read the issue for these highlights, and more.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Empower a Mobile Workforce with Secure App Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Mobility has given people new freedom to work anywhere, on any device—but it has also added new complications for IT. Learn how Citrix XenApp helps people be productive on any device.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

VDI—Simplify your migration to Windows® 10 and beyond
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Windows 10 is poised to become the most rapid OS migration in history—driven as much by users as by IT. Learn how IT can take the pain out of OS migrations now and in the future with a virtualized infrastructure that strengthens security and simplifies BYOD, app compatibility and corporate desktop management.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Modern Infrastructure: Pushing Cloud to the Limit
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EZINE: How do you determine if it is better for your infrastructure to stay on-premises or move to the cloud? This exclusive issue of the Modern Infrastructure e-zine takes a look at this question and details when and where the cloud works and whether you should consider keeping your infrastructure on-premises.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 17 Feb 2016

SearchDataCenter.com

Why it's Time for Locked-Down Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: Access this exclusive e-guide to take a look at why IT teams are locking down desktops in order to restrict user-installed apps (UIAs). You'll also explore the benefits locked-down desktops can have on IT departments.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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

Taking Windows Mobile on Any Device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Taking Windows applications and desktops mobile has many advantages, but with so many device types to consider, how can you simplify solution implementation? Learn how Citrix XenApp solves this complex problem.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Citrix

Windows 10: Top 10 Features IT Pros Will Love
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide describes the 10 most crucial Windows 10 features that IT pros need to know about, including mobile device management, work folders that regulate access to corporate content, the return of the Start Menu, and 7 more.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Microsoft
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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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