THDP6 – The Death of XP

XP4Our special guest this week is Ed Brzozowski, the Director of Information Technology at Taylor Public Schools, Taylor, MI.  We discuss some points large enterprise organizations are having with the approaching end to support for Windows XP.

Interop Las Vegas

This Week in Enterprise Tech Hosted by Father Robert Ballecer, aka Friar Tech

The FOG Project, a free computer cloning solution

Symantec’s Ghost

Microsoft Systems Center 2012 R2

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)

The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium

David Gerwitz’s article in ZDNet entitled:  “Did I just hear this right? Microsoft activation servers will allow new XP installs after doomsday?”

Mary Jo Foley’s article also in ZDNet entitled:  “Windows XP end of support in April: Three more questions answered”.

“End of Windows XP support leaves software vulnerable”, by: Dave Johnson ,CBS MoneyWatch , August 20, 2013 

 Google pledges to support Chrome on XP into 2015, by Gregg Keizer, Computerworld, October 17, 2013, 

Mitigating Risk: Why Sticking with Windows XP Is a Bad Idea, a Whitepaper by:  Al Gillen,  Randy Perry, Nancy Selig, Sponsored by Microsoft Corporation, May, 2012  

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