Other than better enterprise security, the main reason to choose the Surface over an Ultrabook is – it is both desktop device and a Tablet. Only order the 128 GB version or wait for 256 GB version for corporate use.
One of the advantages of Yammer for Microsoft (SharePoint) is to open social features for enterprise level groups, focus groups and external networks since SharePoint main focus is teams and your personal space.
What are the changes that make Office 2013 worthwhile? The short answer is, there are hundreds of small changes that make the overall experience enjoyable. A few of the high value ones are listed in this blog.
With a familiar coming from behind story, Microsoft’s aim is to overtake Apple iPad, but will most likely overtake Google Android devices (current number 2). Unless Microsoft cracks the consumer market, they’ll need to settle for 2nd place behind Apple. As 375 million PCs are expected to be purchased in 2013 (according to IDC), there is plenty of room for Microsoft to market their way into a success.
One of the main limitations of existing Microsoft editions is that it does not work well in the age of “touch” tablets and phones.