Scenes From D&H Show: Windows 8, Ultrabooks And More


Windows 8 Preview

Bret Rohloff, OEM technical marketing lead at Microsoft, presented a preview of Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 operating system, saying that the platform will boost both mobile and desktop applications. He also asked VARs to consider moving any remaining customers from XP to the new OS.

"There are now children in middle school who weren't born when Windows XP was launched," Rohloff said, drawing laughter from the crowd. "It's time to move on. It's time to move on. Middle school!"