September 24, 2023

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It has been simply over a 12 months since Home windows 11 was launched to the general public and at the moment 15.44{9d1591400e5a65f73d8d8fcf40cd86279f09081208c966b93028b88fb64ff3a1} of machines are working it.  The excellent news for Redmond is that they’ve gained nearly 2{9d1591400e5a65f73d8d8fcf40cd86279f09081208c966b93028b88fb64ff3a1} of market share within the final month.   It could be laborious to name {that a} profitable launch of a brand new working system whatever the measure you utilize.  It’s even tougher to attempt to blame it on provide chain points as an alternative of utter disinterest from prospects.

Partly, Microsoft’s resolution to restrict Home windows 11 to machines that help and use TPM.  A launch from Lansweeper, a company asset supervisor, discovered that lower than half of the methods it screens are even able to supporting TPM, the bulk have CPUs and motherboards that are too outdated to even have that function.  Eradicating half of your shopper base from even contemplating your new product appears to have been a reasonably poor thought, however that’s certainly what Microsoft selected to do.  The one constructive they’ll declare is that there are nonetheless extra methods working Home windows 11 than there are Linux machines.

The Register revealed a extra attention-grabbing statistic of their latest put up, the truth that “Android comprised 42.37 percent of total operating system market share“.  That may be a large quantity, and never one thing you may contemplate when you concentrate on what the most well-liked working system is.  Android isn’t even sufficiently old to drink within the USA but, however in these 14 years Alphabet’s OS has made large inroads into the computing world.

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