With Windows 8 and Mac OS X Mountain Lion, Microsoft and Apple are both trying to bring features and concepts from their mobile operating systems to their desktop OSs.But that's where the similarities end.At its heart, Mac OS X is still an operating system designed for desktops and laptops. Sure, Apple brought over a number of features from the iPad, but OS X is still based on windows, menus, folders, and the like. With Windows 8, Microsoft has bigger aspirations: Windows 8 will run on your desktop and your laptop as well as on your tablet, and it's unlike anything that has come before it.
To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, Windows 8 Vs. Mountain Lion: Which OS Succeeds At Bringing Mobile to the Desktop?
This poster provides a visual reference for understanding key Hyper-V technologies in Windows Server “8” Beta. This Hyper-V poster focuses on Hyper-V Replica, networking, virtual machine mobility (live migration), storage, failover clustering, and scalability. You can find previously published posters here: • Windows Server 2008 R2 with SP1 Hyper-V Component Architecture • Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V Component Architecture • Windows Server 2008 R2 Feature Component Poster • Windows Server 2008 Component Posters
To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, Windows Server “8” Beta Hyper-V Component Architecture Poster
IT departments must build private clouds for critical applications to provide employees with the benefits of rapid provisioning and pay-as-you-go services, otherwise company units may put their organisation at risk by looking to the public cloud without consulting IT.
That is according to a new Gartner report, entitled ‘Hybrid IT: How Internal and External Cloud Services are Transforming IT’. Gartner states that although businesses have adopted public cloud services for non-critical applications, they are still using internal IT functions for core capabilities.
To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, Gartner: Businesses' private clouds must rival public providers