ITPS197: Windows 10 Announcements

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IT Pro Show podcastExecutive Summary:

We recap all the announcements from Microsoft at their big Windows 10 event this week.


Hosts: John KresicTom KresicMike Kresic

Running Time: 41:48




IT Pro News:




IT Pro Main Topic: Windows Announcements


The Microsoft  Jan 2015 announcement

  • Windows 10 is coming, with better desktop and touch or type awareness
  • Windows scales across many screen sizes
  • Upgrade directly from Windows 7
  • New browser coming, and it is separate from IE
  • Enterprise customers will still pay for Software Assurance
  • Windows 10 now in an integrated Surface Hub for collaboration
  • Verge highlights the Microsoft announcements, from consumer perspective too


Enterprise customers may not be interested in:


Office 2016 is coming too

  • Touch first, mobile first features
  • Bing integrated search
  • now called “universal apps”

And the April developer conference called Build sold out in a hour



Event Calendar:

  • We cover upcoming IT Conferences during the 1st show of each month.
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