IT upgrades are an unavoidable fact of life for businesses. To stay up-to-date, many businesses often run on hardware upgrade cycles of three to five years. It’s never easy, or without risks, but it can be accomplished effectively and to a deadline with some good planning. With this in mind, here are the top five questions IT project managers should ask ahead of any IT transformation.
By any measure, Windows 7 has had a good run. Launching in July 2009, it became the OS version of choice for Windows desktops. Now, over 10 years later, it is time to say goodbye with end-of-life officially occurring on 14 January 2020. What does this unavoidable change mean for IT departments? Here’s the low-down.