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Microsoft seeds Windows 7, 8.1 PCs with Windows 10 upgrade 'nag' notices

Microsoft seeds Windows 7, 8.1 PCs with Windows 10 upgrade 'nag' notices

The update, identified by Microsoft as KB3035583, has been offered as an optional update, meaning that users must explicitly enable it by checking a box. read more »

Accenture: 'OS providers need to work with enterprises higher up-stream'

Developers are often left quaking in their boots over operating system overhauls - like iOS 8 in 2014; but this could be alleviated if vendors entered into discussions with their enterprise customers. read more »

Raspberry Pi 2 gets major speed boost and - shock - Windows 10 support

Nearly three years after its first going on sale, the basic Raspberry Pi has been given a major upgrade with the announcement of a new version which significantly bumps up the platform's processing power and memory. read more »

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 »

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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


Google Nexus series

Google Nexus series

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


Webcast

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

Microsoft seeds Windows 7, 8.1 PCs with Windows 10 upgrade 'nag' notices

The update, identified by Microsoft as KB3035583, has been offered as an optional update, meaning that users must explicitly enable it by checking a box. read more »

Accenture: 'OS providers need to work with enterprises higher up-stream'

Developers are often left quaking in their boots over operating system overhauls - like iOS 8 in 2014; but this could be alleviated if vendors entered into discussions with their enterprise customers. read more »

Inside the new Windows 10 Technical Preview tools, SDK

Many were expecting a new Windows 10 SDK and assorted tools to arrive in time for Microsoft's Build Developer Conference next month. Instead, the company surprised by releasing an enormous SDK and Visual Studio Tools for Windows 10 package on Monday, five weeks ahead of the annual gathering of the Windows faithful. read more »

Be wary of upgrading to Windows 10 as a Service, lawyers warn businesses

Microsoft's announcement of a new delivery method for its Windows 10 operating system is, so far, clear as mud when it comes to licensing for enterprise customers. Businesses are advised to proceed with caution. read more »

Raspberry Pi 2 gets major speed boost and - shock - Windows 10 support

Nearly three years after its first going on sale, the basic Raspberry Pi has been given a major upgrade with the announcement of a new version which significantly bumps up the platform's processing power and memory. read more »

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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 »

Contain costs and increase operational efficiency

Sreamlining operational efiiciency read more »

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Blogs

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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Solution Centres

Securing the Enterprise

Join ComputerworldUK's editor in chief, Mike Simons, and Dell executives in a series of video discussions on how to respond to cyber criminals


HP Data Protection Zone

HP Data Protection Zone

HP Data Protection Zone is your source for software downloads, video, whitepapers and news on how you can keep your business data safe. Read more...


Agile Data Center

Transition to the Agile Data Center

Explore the importance of the agile data center to the business, and ideas on how IT can make this transition


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