Microsoft Vista Migration Still Slow in 2008

June, 2008


Most organizations are still not rushing to deploy Microsoft Vista in 2008, according to preliminary results from our annual survey of technology trends. In this report, we examine adoption levels and deployment plans for Vista by organization size. We also assess the improvements that Service Pack 1 brings, and we compare Vista’s adoption trends to those of desktop Linux, which is one alternative to Microsoft’s platform. We conclude with our perspective on issues surrounding Vista and the reason for slow adoption. (5 pp., 5 figs.)
[Executive Summary]