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6 Benefits of Upgrading to Modern Operating Systems [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

December 2013- The end of Windows XP support is only one reason to move to Windows 7 or Windows 8.1. Find out the compelling benefits of moving to modern operating systems - and get a quick list of actions you can take to ease the way.

Dell Latitude 5000 & 7000 Series: Choosing the Best PC's for the Job [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

December 2013- Dell's latest laptops are tailored to satisfy specific user needs, while delivering the security, reliability, and manageability that IT demands. Find out how to decide between them.

Avoiding the 8 Common Mistakes of Windows 7 & Windows 8 Migrations [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

December 2013- With no future support for Windows XP, most IT pros have begun OS migration efforts to modern Windows. Make the most of your OS upgrade and PC refresh to enhance performance, security, and manageability. Use this comprehensive guide to avoid some of the most common pitfalls along your journey.

Top 5 Reasons to Migrate from Windows XP Now [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

December 2013- Every IT professional knows the end is coming soon for Windows XP support, but a surprising number of organizations have yet to make the move to either Windows 7 or 8. Waiting any longer, however, is a losing proposition.

Managing Multiple Operating Systems: 5 Best Practices [ Source: Dell Software ]

February 2014- Learn how the five best practices outlined in this white paper can help your enterprise IT department properly manage and support a broad range of devices and operating systems in an efficient, scalable and secure way.

Avoiding the 7 Common Mistakes Of Windows 7 Migration [ Source: Dell Software ]

October 2013- Microsoft will no longer support Windows XP in April 2014. Although undertaking an enterprisewide migration to Windows 7 may seem like a daunting prospect, learning to recognize and avoid these seven common migration mistakes can help you stay on time with your deployment plan

Avoiding The 7 Common Mistakes Of Windows 7 Migration [ Source: Dell ]

May 2013- Time is running out for deploying Windows 7, but the migration path isn't an easy one and there are many obstacles that can drive this project into overtime. Learn how to avoid the seven common mistakes that may trip you up on your way to Windows 7 so you can stay on time with your deployment plan.

Windows 8 for Small and Medium Businesses: 6 Best Practices [ Source: Dell ]

December 2012- You may be wandering whether it is worthwhile to move to Windows 8. It is important to consider the hardware you have now and to think about the future, bearing in mind emerging trends such as virtualization and the cloud. Download now to get compelling reasons to adopt Windows 8 for your business.

Upgrade Your Infrastructure: 4 Steps to Reducing Challenges [ Source: Dell ]

December 2012- With Microsoft Windows XP support expiring in 2014, enterprises are preparing for the imminent move to their next Windows operating system. Download now to get a four-step plan and assessment worksheets to help prepare you for a smooth migration process.

Six Myths of Windows RT Revealed! [ Source: Dell ]

December 2012- There has been a lot of misinformation being circulated about capabilities of Windows RT, the new Microsoft operating system for ARM tablets. This paper dispels a number of those myths. Read on to find out the capabilities of this new operating system.

Avoiding the 7 Common Mistakes of Windows 7 Migration [ Source: Dell KACE™ ]

November 2012- Time is running out for deploying Windows 7, but the migration path isn't an easy one. Learn how to avoid the seven common mistakes so you can deploy on time. Read the white paper today.

3 Strategies to Protect Endpoints from Risky Applications [ Source: Dell KACE™ ]

November 2012- Cyber criminals have started to look for greener pastures—namely among third-party applications. Reduce the risk profile of PC and server operating systems and protect endpoint security from risky applications. Read the white paper today.

Managing Multiple Operating Systems: Five Best Practices [ Source: Dell KACE™ ]

November 2012- It’s on the wish list of every IT team—how to manage multiple operating systems. Learn best practices to managing a multi-OS environment in an efficient, scalable and secure way. Read the white paper today.

Delivering Transformative Value to Enterprise VDI [ Source: Ncomputing, Inc. ]

September 2012- You've already invested valuable resources in establishing a world-class Citrix environment. So how do you expect to match the new Citrix HDX capabilities you've licensed with an endpoint solution that can fully meet the needs and expectations of your users?

How can you enable non-traditional devices like network monitors, consumer set-top boxes, shop floor equipment, kiosks and hospital workstations-on-wheels to be able to display virtual apps and desktops directly, without the need for ...

Simplify planning for a Windows 7 migration [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

August 2012- To capitalize on the benefits of Windows 7, you must make sure your computing environment is ready for the upgrade. The Dell Windows 7 Readiness Assessment is designed to identify application compatibility, hardware compatibility and migration readiness, and to provide the recommendations needed to help make your transition to Windows 7 as smooth as possible.

Read the Dell Windows 7 Readiness Assessment for a detailed analysis of your organization’s preparedness to upgrade and includes a comprehensive ...

Desktops for the Future [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

June 2012- With IT departments finding more room in their budgets to tackle much-needed projects, desktop operating system refresh is moving to the top of the list.

After all, OS upgrades enable organizations to rethink and restructure their entire desktop infrastructure into more efficient and productive environments. With the expiration of Microsoft support for Windows XP looming, upgrading to Windows 7 presents an opportunity to create a streamlined environment primed for virtualization, cloud computing and other ...

Windows 7 Migration: Why Now Is the Time to Say Goodbye to Aging Client Systems [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

June 2012- As client hardware, software and operating systems age, the costs - and the associated security risks - of retaining older systems eventually outweigh the expense of replacing them.

With the 2014 expiration of Microsoft extended support for Windows XP, many enterprises and government agencies are deciding that the time has come to make the move to Windows 7 on new and, in some cases, older systems.

This detailed UBM TechWeb white paper explores ...

Windows 7 Migration: Analyzing Internal vs. External Deployment Strategies and Costs [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

June 2012- With Windows XP's 2014 retirement looming, enterprises and government agencies are intensifying Windows 7 migration initiatives. Most organizations are faced with the choice of managing their migration internally or tapping a third party to do it.

To make an informed decision, this UBM TechWeb analysis identifies the phases associated with a migration strategy and estimates the time and costs associated with successfully concluding each step.

Workload Automation: The Key to Managing Windows Server Sprawl [ Source: Skybot Software ]

April 2012- This white paper discusses how to reduce the time spent monitoring and managing Windows servers, virtual machines, and server clusters by consolidating scheduling and management tasks on one central server. Learn how to simplify scheduling dependencies, set up notification, and even integrate file transfers with one simple scheduling tool.

Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 - deployment made easy [ Source: HP/Intel® ]

February 2012- Adding additional file-based storage to your Microsoft Windows environment is easier than ever with the new HP X5000 G2 Network Storage Systems, powered by Intel® Xeon® Processors, and run on Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Enterprise edition.

HP’s newest Network Attached Storage solutions, with two-nodes integrated into a converged 3U chassis, are designed for a better file serving experience.

In this in-depth architecture and deployment guide you will ...

The Benefits Side of a Windows 7 Business Case [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

February 2012- Organizations should build a business case around Windows 7 deployment to ensure the project's funding and success. The strength of the business case should help decide when the project should be completed.

Microsoft Windows 7 and Office Key Initiative Overview [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

February 2012- To avoid disruptions, CIOs and IT leaders must position their organizations to complete a migration to Windows 7 in a timely and cost-effective manner. But, as they work through the preparation and deployment processes, they will be confronted by a host of challenges and risk.

In this research paper, Gartner research presents tools, best practices and policies to reduce Windows 7 and Office 2010 migration costs by as much as 50%.

Creating a Timeline for Deploying Windows 7 and Eliminating Windows XP [ Source: Dell/Microsoft ]

February 2012- Windows XP support ends April 8, 2014. Therefore, organizations must decide when to begin their migration to Windows 7, set a target date to have Windows XP out and define the scope of the project.

This research paper reviews Gartner's key findings and recommendations for deploying Windows 7.

Simplify your Migrations to Windows Server 2008 R2: Tips and Tricks [ Source: Dell/Windows 7 ]

September 2011- When and how should you migrate to Windows Server 2008? Experts agree that a phased approach to migration is the way to go. This technical brief dives deep into migration recommendations and explains how to plan thoroughly, adopt a phased approach and who to ask for help.

Top 10 Reasons to Migrate to Windows Server 2008 [ Source: Dell/Windows 7 ]

September 2011- Reducing the cost and complexity in your school's data center allows you to devote more resources to making innovation a daily business practice.

Download "Top 10 Reasons to Migrate to Windows Server 2008" to learn how WS08:
• simplifies server management
• gives you secure access to internal applications through firewall-friendly ports
• increases system availability for end-to-end management of dynamic data centers

Windows Server® 2008 is ready to run ...

Windows 7 migration challenges and best practices for large enterprise and public sector [ Source: Dell & Intel ]

September 2011- Forrester Consulting's online survey of 200 large enterprise and public sector organizations in the US, Canada, and the UK with 1,000 or more employees, commissioned by Dell, targeted firms that had already migrated at least 20% of its users to Windows 7 to ensure they can share actual costs and benefits realized with the upgrade.

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