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Microsoft Windows

Introducing Windows 10 S

5 Features that Spell Success

by Penny Conway | 05.08.17

It’s finally here—an operating system from Microsoft built for students and educators, targeted to compete directly against the popular Chrome OS.  Windows 10 S can be considered the Soul of Windows 10, it is a specific configuration of the Pro OS that is streamlined for security and performance.

Tags:EducationMicrosoftOffice 365OS EfficiencyWindows 10

Students with Acer Technology

Acer in Education

Committed to the Demands of Today’s Learning Environment

by Aaron Weston | 11.14.16

These days, technology plays a huge role in K–12 education and beyond. Why Acer for education, you ask? One of the great things Acer brings to the table is an incredibly diverse portfolio. Whether it’s for a science lab, media library, or digital signage for the cafeteria—Acer has everything your institution needs. In four new, revealing videos, discussing Switch Alpha 12, Chromebooks, display solutions, and education service offering, we delve into how Acer provides the perfect combination of reliability and performance to help make your school day easier and more interesting. 

Tags:AcerAcer Education SolutionChromebooksDigital SignageEducationITK-12Switch Alpha 12TechnologyVideo

Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book

Do More with a Surface Device

The Benefits of Microsoft’s Newest Mobile Devices

by Jonathan Clark | 07.25.16

Ever since the release of Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book last fall, these two products continue to change and excite the mobility and device landscape. New use cases continue to be uncovered in verticals such as healthcare, retail, education, manufacturing, and financial services. The advanced technology and world-class hardware design of Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book make working across verticals a seamless, productive experience. These two business-ready devices have the latest Intel® Core™ processors for faster processing, enhanced pen capabilities, and tremendous security features now included in the Windows 10 Anniversary update (released on 8/2/16). It’s important to note Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book were both released with Windows 10 and cannot be reverted to Windows 8.

Tags:EducationHealthcareIntelLaptopsMobilitySecuritySurface BookSurface Pro 4TabletsWindows 10Windows 10 AnniversaryWindows Hello

Data Security

Data Security—What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Avoid Being Lulled into a False Sense of Security

by Stephen Nardone | 07.20.16

In today’s ever expanding IT ecosystem, how do you know whether your data is really secure? It’s a critical question. The numbers tell us so:

Tags:BusinessDataEducationGovernmentHealthcare ITITManaged Security ServiceSecurity


Technical Considerations of Server 2003 Migration

Four Steps to Smooth the Journey

by Clive Anthony | 02.10.15

Whether you’re a large enterprise or a small business, migrating successfully from Windows Server 2003 to Server 2012 R2 requires detailed planning and execution.

If you haven’t begun server OS migration planning by now, you’re running out of time. On July 14, 2015, Microsoft will end support for Server 2003. No more security patches, no more updates, no more support, period. Server 2003 reaches final, full end of life on July 14, 2015. There simply isn’t a sound business case (never mind technology case) for staying on an outdated, unsupported server platform.

Tags:ApplicationsAssessmentDataEducationHPHybridMicrosoftPrivate CloudServiceSoftwareTechnologyWindows Server 2003Windows Server 2003 EOSWindows Server 2012