Operating Systems News

Keeping up with the latest operating system news is important for staying on top of new patches, updates, and upgrades. Read about what's new in operating systems and how it impacts your organization.

Easy tricks to solve 3 Windows 8 problems

With XP’s end of support quickly approaching, many organizations are upgrading to a new operating system. In many cases, that’s Windows 8, which means IT departments need to help their company’s users deal with some common complaints about the new OS. 

Survey reveals IT’s latest headache

Most IT departments are already under a lot of stress, and now it seems they’ll have another big headache to deal with.

Why are businesses sticking with XP?

As we’ve reported before, many businesses are clinging to their copies of Windows XP, despite the operating system’s advancing age and impending end of support. What are their reasons for keeping the old OS around?

XP still running on most business computers

If your company still primarily uses the 10-year-old Windows XP, you’re not alone.

Google dumps Windows, citing security concerns

The push against Microsoft’s dominance of business machines got a big boost recently when Google announced its employees will no longer use Windows desktops.

Most firms ready for a Win 7 upgrade: Is yours?

It seems like many IT departments are starting to let go of Windows XP. Is your organization ready for a new OS?

Is Windows 7 service pack worth waiting for?

It’s been common practice to wait for a service pack release before upgrading to a new version of Windows. But some experts say if you’re going to upgrade, you might as well do it now.