Tag Archives: Windows 8

Kanban

Not just another 6-letter, starting with K, Japanese-origin concept.. (see also Kaizen) From the MSDN newsletter today.. VS update 2 (presumably for VS2012) supports Kanban. Checking the wiki… “… stimulates continuous, incremental and evolutionary changes to your system.” “Sweeping changes … Continue reading

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Windows 8 continuing to be Awesome! Storage Spaces

A couple of years ago I realized that if I had money to spend up-front, I could enhance my storage environment by buying a NAS device.  I researched the products but held off.  I learned that my new powerful Dell … Continue reading

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Windows 8–the best thing

My co-worker asked ‘what’s the best thing about it?’   I’ll try to put it into words. Looks and feels slick; nice to have something new after decade or two of the Windows UI Fast and responsive; cannot overstate that.  Snappy.  … Continue reading

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Windows 8 my weekend! (in a good way)

PC 1: Upgraded Vista to Windows 8 ($39) .  Smooth, apart from minor annoyance of having to re-install applications like Office 2010.  And the small matter of convincing user who is initially resistant to change. PC 2: Win 8 RTM … Continue reading

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Windows 8

Humming along nicely with the Consumer Preview for past couple months.  Tried to upgrade it to the Release Preview http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-8/release-preview .   After 10 seconds, the install says that my CPU is not supported.   Tried several times.  Tried checking firware settings, … Continue reading

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