Poll results: Hello Windows 7 and goodbye Windows XP

In December 2009, Mark Kaelin polled TechRepublic members about their plans for Microsoft Windows 7, here are the results.

In December 2009, I published a blog post, "Hello Windows 7 and Goodbye Windows XP? asking TechRepublic members what they were thinking regarding Microsoft Windows 7 and the potential for migrating from Windows XP. The results indicate that, despite the general acceptance of Windows 7 as a viable operating system, most enterprises were still waiting for a catalyst to drive the upgrade process.

Whatever else you can say about Windows XP, it has to be conceded that this venerable operating system has staying power. Take a look at the results and see where you fit in with your IT peers. Are you out in front of the curve this time?

Total votes: 2,824
Total votes: 2,655
Total votes: 2,547

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By Mark Kaelin

Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to BreakingModern.com, aNewDomain.net, and TechRepublic.