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Microsoft could see both benefits and drawbacks from encouraging people to upgrade an existing PC to Windows 8

Cisco, Citrix team on desktop virtualization package

The as-yet-unnamed offering will "bring simplicity" to the VDI market, a Cisco spokesman says. How Xen Desktop met Unified Computing System

Are Macs Really Cheaper To Manage Than PCs?

Does "I'm a Mac" mean "I'm less expensive to manage?" An Enterprise Desktop Alliance survey says Macs cost a lot less than PCs to manage -- yet Macs come with special challenges for enterprise IT admins

In Conversation: foreign telecom ownership, Dr. Seuss

VIDEO: ComputerWorld Canada staff, Dave Webb, Kathleen Lau and Rafael Ruffolo, along with guest Howard Solomon of Network World Canada, discuss foreign investment in telecom carriers, the future of the desktop in three years, and Dr. Seuss on the iPhone

Hard times aren’t slowing down GM’s new CIO

Ralph Szygenda's successor talks about his position on Windows 7, the iPhone and cloud computing as he attempts to steer the IT course at one of the world's biggest automakers

VMworld: Telus shows off virtual desktop success

The Canadian telco giant helps VMware kick off its annual user event with a demonstration of how PC over IP can ease virtual client deployments. Plus: VMware

Intel pushes for return of a 3-year PC refresh cycle

The chipmaker reveals the results of a survey of North American and European organizations and looks at the pros and cons of upgrading corporate desktop fleets. Two Canadian firms that are seeing a difference

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