Channel Beat: Microsoft Previews Windows 8.1 Update (Video)


This week's episode of CRN TV's Channel Beat looks at the return of the Windows 8 start button in Windows 8.1 update, plus VMware's vCloud Hybrid move and Cisco's Internet of Everything strategy.

This week's episode of CRN TV's Channel Beat, which recaps the top stories and trends in the channel each week, starts off with Microsoft's preview of the forthcoming Windows 8.1 update, which includes the return of the Start button menu. We also look at VMware's vCloud Hybrid move and how it will affect Microsoft's cloud-virtualization offering, plus Cisco's Internet of Everything strategy.