Microsoft is getting into the hardware marketing to capitalize on their popular cloud software offerings. Most organizations understand that powerful PCs aren’t necessarily needed to accommodate end users and their access to the cloud. Now, Microsoft is offering a Chromebook-like alternative that innately integrates with Office 365 software suites. It would be wise for IT Asset Managers to take the lead time between now and 2021 to familiarize themselves with Windows 10X and Windows 10X devices as well as how 64-bit differs from 32-bit operating systems.
The International Association of IT Asset Managers (IAITAM) is the largest organization providing education, certification and thought leadership to the management of IT as a business. IT Asset Management is the management of hardware, software, mobile and other technology to maximize the value to the organization.