Is Microsoft Surface Pro 3 the Tablet Your Office Has Been Waiting For?

Surface Pro 3

The benefits of adopting enterprise-focused tablets in your workplace are well-established by this point, and they bear repeating. Tablets are portable, versatile options to the traditional workplace notebook, and their dual-function nature means that employers may forego the usual laptop-and-mobile-device combo and commit to a single all-purpose tablet.

While this is true, IT teams are well aware of the barriers to widespread enterprise adoption of tablets. Historically, the leading tablets on the market have been powered by iOS or Android, while the modern workplace is still overwhelmingly Windows-focused. The time and effort to bridge those two worlds (non-Windows tablets to a Windows workplace) is often prohibitive, and no one knows this challenge better than Andrew Stavrou, Enterprise PC and Mobility Architect at Softchoice.

We talked to Andrew about his personal experiences with the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, which, in his words, is a product “the enterprise has been wanting for years.”

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How Trend Micro offers a total solution for an evolving security threat landscape

Trend Micro Sm,art Protection Suite = Evolving Threat Landscape

Although point products effectively address more discrete threats, they leave small gaps in your network perimeter. Come renewal time, consider the value of a comprehensive product and licensing solution from one vendor. And it just so happens we’ve got a recommendation for you.

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How Choosing My Own Device Changed the Way I Work (and Play)

How Choosing My Own Device Changed the Way I Work (and Play)

My technology life has gotten pretty cluttered. Two laptops for work due to refresh issues, a tablet and personal PC at home, and an Android smartphone connected to me at all times.  Each has its strengths and drawbacks but none are the perfect fit – the smartphone is probably the closest but still could be better at creating content and using my business related applications.

Faced with this ever growing IT closet worth of devices, I had mixed feelings about being a participant in the Softchoice Choose Your Own Device pilot – did I really have room for more hardware?  Luckily I was given a pretty wide selection of devices from Dell, HP, and Lenovo and it was up to me to pick the one that I would be the most comfortable using.

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