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Can it access my corporate servers?
I have our massive media library and all the documents I use in my various projects on our file server. That server (actually a set of servers) is critical to everything I do.
64-bit iPad 5: Not really. Apple is building in more and more enterprise access technology, although whether apps can access corporate servers is in question because most apps can't access SMB networks. This is where the file system tied to each app begins to fail for real work.
Surface 2 RT: No. For some completely baffling reason, Microsoft left out Active Directory functionality from RT. So you can't access enterprise Microsoft networks from Microsoft's tablet. W. T. F. ?
Surface 2 Pro: Yes. Once again, because this is real Windows, it's a no-brainer. It does it.