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Windows 8 Super Guide

Windows 8, Microsoft's boldest operating system bet in years, poses crucial questions for enterprises. InformationWeek's super guide rounds up the news, expert analysis, and reviews that you need.


Windows 8 Beta: Visual Tour
Take a closer look at Microsoft's radically revamped Windows 8 OS, out now in a consumer preview version. Here's the lowdown on features, apps, hardware, and more.

Windows 8 Vs. 10 Big OS Annoyances
Windows 8 aims to answer some longtime Microsoft OS gripes, from slow startup times to mediocre mobile tools.

Windows 8: 8 Benefits For Business
Microsoft pitches more detail on Windows 8's security and manageability improvements for enterprise IT and SMBs, a week after releasing the consumer preview version.

Windows 8 Beta: 8 Insights For IT
Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview, now available for download, gives valuable information to enterprise IT pros preparing for the final version.

Windows 8 Beta: How To Boost Performance
Features like Secure Boot, Hyper-V virtualization, and touch-screen computing need the right combination of hardware, software, and settings to work as advertised.

Windows 8 To Ship In October, Report Says
Microsoft’s radically redesigned operating system would be available in time for 2012 PC and tablet holiday shopping season.

Microsoft Touts Windows 8 Management Power
COO Kevin Turner tells CeBIT audience that Windows 8 can deliver a consumer-style experience without compromising enterprise-class security and manageability.

Windows 8 Broken, Ex-Microsoft Worker Says
Mike Bibik, now an Amazon designer, says he hopes Fixing Windows 8 website will convince Microsoft to make changes to its new operating system.

Microsoft Windows 8 Unification Plan: Grand, But Risky
Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 appear to look very much alike. That's great news for users, but can Redmond pull off one OS across desktops, mobile and more?

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spartington100
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5/29/2012 | 8:37:51 PM
re: Windows 8 Super Guide
Thanks for the info, but I'm with Leo . . . a consolidated .pdf is exactly what I was looking for when I saw his comment. Would be great . . . thanks!
Leo Regulus
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5/28/2012 | 4:55:10 PM
re: Windows 8 Super Guide
Now that you've had your fun teasing us with a box full of links, you're going to give us a nice consolidated .pdf, Right?
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