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SearchEnterpriseDesktop

News Mar 25, 2013

Windows 8 Companion Subscription License may lower BYOD costs

Microsoft's Companion Subscription License with Windows 8 accommodates BYOD and may turn out to be more economical for some enterprises. Continue Reading

SearchSecurity

Problem solve Sep 06, 2012

Preparing for Windows 8 BYOD: Security features on Windows 8 tablets

How should enterprises be preparing for Windows 8 BYOD tablets? Expert Michael Cobb breaks down the security features for Microsoft's upcoming OS. Continue Reading

SearchExchange

Problem solve Aug 08, 2012

ActiveSync support in Windows 8 helps Exchange shops control BYOD

Windows 8 and Windows RT lean on an old friend for Exchange connectivity. It improves Exchange mailbox security on tablets, making BYOD more feasible for Exchange orgs. Continue Reading

SearchConsumerization

Jun 06, 2013

New in Windows 8.1: 20 security, mobility and BYOD features

Windows 8.1 will include better antivirus capabilities, built-in device encryption, native support for fingerprint authentication and more security, mobility and BYOD features. Continue Reading

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Get started May 18, 2012

Microsoft licensing FAQ: Watching Windows 8, BYOD and the cloud

Microsoft licensing rules have always been complex, but IT might not know how they apply to VDI and mobile devices. As Windows 8 and Office 15 approach, see whether you comply. Continue Reading

ComputerWeekly

Apr 26, 2012

Microsoft Windows 8 VDI licensing adds BYOD licensing complexity, cost

Microsoft’s VDI licensing option in Windows 8 requires customers pay fees to allow user devices such as iPads to access Windows-based corporate virtual desktops. Continue Reading

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

News Oct 14, 2013

New Windows 8.1 features can boost mobile device management

Among its new Windows 8.1 features, Microsoft has added mobile device management tools, such as Open MDM, strengthening the case for Windows 8.1 BYOD. Continue Reading

SearchSecurity

Problem solve Dec 03, 2012

Analysis: Windows 8 security features improve on Windows 7 security

Expert Michael Cobb says Windows 8's security features, like Windows Defender and Secure Boot, are a step forward for desktop and BYOD security. Continue Reading

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

News Feb 01, 2012

Windows on ARM poses unique challenges, benefits

Windows 8 on ARM processors will give enterprises supporting BYOD a way to manage one operating system across all devices. But putting Windows 8 on ARM also raises concerns. Continue Reading

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Evaluate Sep 30, 2013

What's old, what's new for the enterprise with the Windows 8.1 update

Microsoft's Windows 8.1 update has stirred controversy among users who still hate its interface. Features such as BYOD support may change some minds. Continue Reading