ITAMChannel is a hub of coverage for all the latest news and views within the IT Asset Management Industry

Windows

,

,

,

,

SOUTH Africa’s open-source techies, along with many others around the world, can look forward to Windows 10, which “will be ushering in a new converged platform era”.

,

How things change: whereas only a few years ago Windows was my main platform for work, last year before I knocked off for the summer holidays

,

Microsoft wants everyone to run Windows 10. They’re so determined to make a clean break with the past, in fact, that they’ve made an unprecedented offer

,

Buying Windows means thinking about more than whether you want Windows 8.1 or if you’d rather stick with Windows 7.

,

Microsoft posted another quarter of respectable results on Monday, matching analysts’ earnings estimates and slightly outperforming on revenue…

,

Users running pirated copies of Windows 8 Pro can reportedly upgrade to a fully licensed and permanently activated version of the OS

,

One of the ways Microsoft grew itself into a $87 billion company is by making people pay to use Windows on each device they used.

,

Microsoft has embraced “by device” selling for their Windows desktop operating system since what feels like the beginning of time. But change has compounded

,

Organizations likely will need a little guidance with Microsoft rolling out its new Windows per-user licensing, coming next month.

,

On paper it sounds great: Microsoft’s new Windows Software Assurance (SA) per User program and Windows Virtual Desktop Access (VDA) per User option (PDF) let you shift from a per-device licensing fee to a per-user fee.

,

Microsoft has changed the way it licences Windows so that it is now possible to buy licences on a per-user basis. Explained here, the main effect of the new policy is that a single licence can now apply to different devices.