- Publisher: Microsoft
- SKU: 2442018
- Release Date: 10/23/2013
Windows 8.1 enhances your ability to stay connected to friends and family from anywhere, anytime. Advanced Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) features allow you to work in versatile settings, while still supporting mobile enhancements, such as wide-range and automatically triggered VPN and mobile broadband and tethering, and updated interface features, such as resizable snap view windows and improved mouse-and-keyboard accessible start screens. Access corporate resources and sync data from any device thanks to Workplace Join and Work Folders. Share your projects easily with NFC Tap-to-pair Printing, Wi-Fi Direct printing and Miracast Wireless Display functionality. Shadow active sessions in an RDSH server, support a VDI environment with more flexible storage options and enhanced RemoteApp behavior, and designate classes of devices with an OMA-DM API agent. Best of all, feel confident that your business data and programs are protected by the newest security features, including remote business data removal, device lockdown, malware resistance, device encryption and improved biometric identity authenticating features, such as optimized fingerprint based security. Tack on a modern user interface, and you've got Windows 8.1.
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Ratings & Reviews
- Publisher: Microsoft
- Release Date: 10/23/2013
- Color Category: Purple
- Model Number: WN7-00659
- Product Name: Windows 8.1 32-Bit - System Builder (OEM)
Give your PC everything you love about , but with improvements in functionality that affect Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) scenarios, mobility, security and a modern user interface
Experience finer-grained control of corporate resources with improved Workplace Join settings that allow administrators to grant access to outside devices, while also enforcing specific governance parameters
Automatically sync data between the corporate data center and personal devices thanks to improved Work Folders which now also support third-party devices through folder replication apps and Dynamic Access Control policies
Protect your hard drive and files with the advanced drive encryption of BitLocker and BitLocker To Go
Publish access to corporate resources, enforce multifactor authentication and apply conditional access policies to verify a user and their device before granting access thanks to the new Web Application Proxy
Experience session desktops and helpdesk style support, flexible storage plans, and active session control with enhanced RDSH servers that let users use a RemoteApp as a local app with faster reconnects, improved compression and multi-monitor support
Attach an NFC tag to existing printers to enable Tap-to-pair printing or connect to Wi-Fi Direct printers to print wirelessly, or present your work wirelessly thanks to the Miracast-enabled display that utilizes Wi-Fi to project your presentations
Enjoy enhanced visual features, such as resizable Snap View windows and an improved start screen to support mouse and keyboard users, and boot directly to the desktop with new configuration options
Protect your business with improved control options that allow administrators to mark data as corporate, encrypted or wiped based on a user's relationship with the company and authenticate users with improved biometric identity features
Experience increased power savings, longer battery life, thinner form factors, lower cost devices, and personal Wi-Fi hotspots with mobile broadband and tethering
Support a wider range of VPN clients in both and RT devices, and allow an app to automatically trigger the VPN connection
Surf the web faster, more conveniently, and more safely than ever with improved Internet Explorer capabilities that include pinned site notifications, favorites, synchronization settings, and malware detection and resistance
Bring the separate aspects of your life together on one PC with an operating system that gives you the power to play games, watch movies, polish your resume, prepare a presentation and more by organizing up to three apps on your screen in a single view
Customize a start screen that welcomes you exactly the way you want it with your favorite friends, social networks, news and apps in your preferred colors and backgrounds with four different tile sizes
Download thousands of popular apps from the Windows Store, such as Netflix, ESPN, Skype, Halo: Spartan Assault and more to add to the already built-in e-mail, people, photos and video editing apps for an app experience tailored to you
Discover smooth, harmonious compatibility with touch, mouse-and-keyboard or both with fast and fluid ways to switch between apps, move things around and transition from one place to another
supports 1 CPU socket with up to 4GB of RAM
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