Forrester Survey: Windows 8 Dead On Arrival in the Enterprise?November 15, 2012 3:03 pm
When it comes to killer product launches, Microsoft has been the silent winner so far. Kinect sales created a Guinness world record. Windows 7 had a solid sales record as well. So when Forrester calls the latest flagship product from Microsoft DoA, we should take notice.
Forrester’s data is here. What we takeaway from this stat is this: In an era of cost reductions, in the absence of compelling business reasons, enterprise IT upgrades will suffer. So the BYOD point in the Forrester article is key: that might be the reason enterprises would upgrade finally.