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Microsoft: Don't stop deploying Windows 7

Many companies still rolling out the Microsoft OS despite anticipated launch of new Windows iteration next year, but it's a move Redmond supports because it would be risky to skip existing OS flavor for next, company exec says.

September 21, 2011 by

How document management can help you survive this downturn

You need a reminder that the economy is in the dumps right now as much as a paraglider needs a tornado. But the fact remains, the flow of currency is partially paralyzed, and that means skittish companies are cutting budgets and scrutinizing the management of IT expenses, kind of like they did in '02 post dot-com bubble bust.

February 1, 2010

Microsoft announces most expensive way to buy Windows 7

Microsoft has announced the pricing of WIndows 7's Windows Anytime Upgrade - or WAU, if you're feeling excited - that will let people move between different editions of this yet-to-be-released operating system. As it was with Vista, there are various prices covering various combinations of upgrade: if you're feeling particularly flush, have Windows 7 Starter and want to end up on Ultimate you can take it step by step (Starter->Home Premium->Professional->Ultimate) and pay a rather plump £274.

July 31, 2009 by

Is Windows 7 really too expensive?

It's not even on store shelves yet, but Windows 7 might come with a price tag that may be a higher hurdle than expected for some early adopters.Windows 7 is beating Vista in just about every other aspect, but the expected higher average selling price for Windows 7 systems may be a bit of a shock for consumers, a Dell marketing executive reportedly said to Brooke Crothers on CNET.

May 17, 2009 by

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