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[v3]Microsoft SoC plans could delay Windows 8 until 2013

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Microsoft's announcement that it will support ARM processors could cause the company serious problems with Windows 8 deployments, analysts have warned.
Three analysts from Directions on Microsoft, all former Microsoft employees, said in a webcast that the ARM integration of Windows 8 will take until at least 2013, and will leave companies and manufacturers facing tough choices in the next two years.



"Even if they are a year into development we have reason to believe they have a long road ahead of them," Wes Miller, lead analyst on server applications at Directions on Microsoft, told V3.co.uk.

http://www.v3.co.uk/v3/news/2274212/...oc-arm-windows
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I would rather Microsoft take their time. Windows 7 is pretty solid and deserves a long lifespan.
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Good. I plan on hanging on to win7
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Its ok MS Windows 7 is good
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