The announcement of Microsoft Surface has created quite the buzz in the market this week. Our own team at Softchoice has been enjoying some hearty discussion about the new platform’s potential impact on our corporate customers, and what this might mean for the ongoing tablet “wars”.
While at this point there are more questions than answers, one thing is for certain: This is a seminal moment for Microsoft. With this announcement, they’re boldly stating the traditional way they’ve done business with OEMs is changing.
We’ve identified three reasons we feel Microsoft Surface may do what no other tablet platform has been able to do: Give Apple a real run for its money in the corporate IT client computing space.