Windows 8: Pre-Release Primer
March 30, 2012, 12:00am PDT
Source: TechRepublic Pro
TechRepublic's Windows 8: Pre-Release Primer offers you tons of practical tips on increasing IT's influence in the enterprise, from seasoned pros to leading IT thinkers.
Windows 8 represents a seismic shift in Microsoft's flagship operating system--an event the IT world hasn't seen since Windows 95. Microsoft designed Windows 8 to run equally well on tablets and traditional computers, integrate seamlessly with the cloud, and be easier for IT departments to deploy, manage, and secure.
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From the new Metro interface to a software developer's first impressions, this product will get you up to speed on Windows 8 and help you understand how it will effect your organization. Built with content from our popular blogs, it covers these areas:
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Note: TechRepublic's Windows 8: Pre-Release Primer is based on the Windows 8 Developer Preview, Windows 8 Consumer Preview, and Windows Sever 8 Beta. Some information may not apply to the final, retail version of Windows 8.
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File Size: 1.4 MB No. Pages: 92
No. Pages: 92