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Dell: For Windows Server 2003, the end is closer than you'd think

Dell: For Windows Server 2003, the end is closer than you'd think

Administrators who spent time this year retiring their last computers running Microsoft Windows XP might have another migration task ahead -- Microsoft is set to retire its Windows Server 2003 operating system next July. read more »

Windows 10 no 'loss leader' for Microsoft, but making money may rely on services

Microsoft won't talk about what Windows 10 will cost until next year. But it's looking unlikely that it will be completely free, either for users or for PC makers building larger devices, after Chief Operating Officer Kevin Turner said that Windows 10 won't be a priced to keep users in the Microsoft ecosystem. read more »

Upgraded Raspberry Pi now available

The cut-price Raspberry Pi Model B computer has been given its first major upgrade since its launch two years ago. read more »

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 launches with support for Docker containers

Red Hat has launched the seventh iteration of its Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating system, announcing support for emerging technologies such as Docker containers. read more »

Waitrose boosts mobile working with Windows 7 upgrade and device roll-out

Waitrose has completed a project to modernise its end-user device estate and upgrade to Windows 7, enabling mobile working for more of its staff. read more »

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Windows Server 2003 Migration: what you need to know

Support for Windows Server 2003 ends in July 2015, ComputerworldUK Editor Mike Simons discusses the migration options with Dell and Microsoft. Find out more


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Google Nexus series

The latest news, features and slideshows about Google's Nexus series, including the Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet.


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Part 2 of your journey to virtualisation

Explore how you can improve your servers, storage and networks by developing your infrastructure.


Windows 8

Windows 8

Check out our latest articles on Microsoft's next-generation operating system.


In Depth

The best new features in Windows Server 10 (so far)

Alongside Microsoft's Oct. 1 release of the Windows 10 Technical Preview, the company offered early previews of the next iteration of Windows Server and System Center. With final releases not expected until the summer of 2015, these extremely early technical previews are a marked departure from the norm for Microsoft. read more »

Here's what free upgrades could do for Windows 9's uptake

By making Windows 9, aka "Threshold," free, Microsoft will be able to push more than half of all Windows 8 users to the upgrade within a matter of months, an analysis of user share data shows. read more »

Deja vu all over again: Windows 7 will be the new XP

Even as enterprises try to get rid of their last Windows XP machines, Gartner analysts are urging them to start planning for the end of Windows 7. read more »

iOS 8 – What you need to know

Only months after its last update, Apple’s iOS 8 presents a host of new features that will once again redefine how consumers and enterprises use iOS devices. Based on our initial hands-on experience, we believe this is the most fundamental update to iOS for enterprises and developers to date, and as a result, organisations will need a clear strategy to get the most out of the changes. read more »

Microsoft gives business users more time to move to Windows 8.1 Update

Deadline extended until August 12 read more »

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Dell: For Windows Server 2003, the end is closer than you'd think

Next July, Microsoft will cease supporting Windows Server 2003, giving businesses a chance to modernize their IT architecture

Windows 10 no 'loss leader' for Microsoft, but making money may rely on services

Details of the Windows 10 business model will be announced early in 2015

White Papers

Quantifying the Business Benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Solutions

This IDC paper assesses and quantifies the business benefits of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating environment. read more »

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New ARM-based Moonshot servers from HP exemplify workload-specific computing

HP promises 35 percent cost savings for targeted workloadsread more »

Windows Server 2003 – a very unglamorous but really important problem

Nine million Windows Server 2003 systems running world wide, means a headache for ITread more »

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