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Old 09-13-2011, 01:38 PM   #10
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Re: "Windows Server 8" Sneak Preview

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Originally Posted by radeonized2 View Post
Well we really should be at Windows-11, but Vista took three times longer to develope than they thought. Their goal is to have a new operating system every two years. Remember they are in the buisness to sell software $$$.

True, but Win8 had better be something pretty special to get users to move to it (of course, when it comes out, it will the the OEM OS of choice for consumer products).

MS isn't Apple, a two year (or less) strategy won't have as much appeal to the large installed base of PC users.
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