Advertisement

Applications os News

The 10 Biggest Microsoft Stories Of 2011

Rick Whiting

Cloud Computing Gains And Windows 8 Teasers



This might be remembered as the year Microsoft really got its cloud act together, with the launch of the well-received Office 365 cloud application suite, the debut of the Intune desktop PC management system, and plans to develop cloud versions of Microsoft's Dynamics ERP applications.

But it's more likely to be remembered for the never-ending sneak-peaks and previews of Windows 8, the next release of Microsoft's flagship product that's expected to be ready in 2012.

Here's what we considered to be the 10 biggest stories in the world of Microsoft in 2012.

 
Rick Whiting

Rick Whiting has been with CRN since 2006 and is currently a feature/special projects editor. Whiting manages a number of CRN’s signature annual editorial projects including Channel Chiefs, Partner Program Guide, Big Data 100, Emerging Vendors, Tech Innovators and Products of the Year. He also covers the Big Data beat for CRN. He can be reached at rwhiting@thechannelcompany.com.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Sponsored Post
Advertisement
Advertisement