Microsoft Windows phones and tablets

Windows is the overwhelmingly dominant desktop operating system in the business world, but its mobile versions have struggled to replicate that success. Still, Windows mobile devices continue to add enterprise features for end users and IT. The resources in this section explain how to evaluate Windows phones and tablets and to make them part of a successful enterprise mobility initiative.

Microsoft Windows phones and tablets News

  • August 26, 2021 26 Aug'21

    PC shipments in the US grow, despite chip shortage

    Research firm Canalys found that the education and enterprise sectors drove a significant increase in PC shipments, despite delivery delays from the global chip shortage.

  • April 30, 2021 30 Apr'21

    Samsung releases 2 lightweight laptops

    The Galaxy Book Pro and Galaxy Book Pro 360 pair with other Samsung devices and start at $1,000 and $1,200, respectively. The 13-inch Book Pro weighs less than 2 pounds.

  • April 15, 2021 15 Apr'21

    Chip shortage driving up PC prices, wait times

    Businesses pay more for PCs and find it difficult to replace aging ones as the ongoing chip shortage leaves computer makers scrambling for components.

  • February 19, 2021 19 Feb'21

    Microsoft Ignite 2021 conference coverage

    Microsoft's investments in its cloud products were the highlight of the conference, with Microsoft Teams and its surrounding technologies picking up new features.

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  • Windows Autopilot

    Windows Autopilot is a desktop provisioning tool native to Windows 10 that allows IT professionals to automate image deployment of new desktops with preset configurations. Continue Reading

  • How to implement tablets for enterprise use

    To integrate tablets into the enterprise, IT needs to know more than just which tablet is the best fit. Discover the tools that can help IT enroll and maintain the new devices. Continue Reading

  • Microsoft Cortana

    Cortana, Microsoft's virtual assistant, debuted in Windows Phone 8.1 and is included in Windows 10. Users can schedule events, set reminders, plan navigation and more with Cortana. Continue Reading

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