Research: The OS Mess

Jul 01, 2011


5 Ways to Clean Up the OS Mess

The help desk must be a miserable place to work these days. According to our InformationWeek Analytics operating system survey, nearly every company supports Windows, half officially support Apple devices and three in 10 support Linux or Android operating systems. Two-thirds of companies let employees connect their personal gadgets to the network with little or no guidance as to what they can use or whether IT is supposed to help them. If anything goes wrong, you know who gets the call.

Welcome to the OS mess. (R2890711)

Survey Name: InformationWeek Analytics OS Wars Survey
Survey Date: May 2011
Region: North America
Number of Respondents: 441

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