Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft's latest incarnation of its familiar Windows operating system has some sweeping changes. Boasting an improved, tightened interface and faster, better performance, Windows 7 works like a charm. Among its new features are support for virtual hard, touch and handwriting recognition, and improved performance on multicore processors. There's also DirectAccess, which provides mobile users with access to SharePoint, the company intranet and other corporate network resources. Look to our resource center for information, guidance and strategies on working with Windows 7 as an IT professional.