Cliff Saran's Enterprise blog

January 2008

  • Autism in commercial software testing

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 30 Jan 2008
  • The main benefits that autistic individuals bring to the workplace are that they are methodical and exhibit great attention to detail. Other attributes include motivation, focus, persistence, ...

  • Windows Server 2008: worth the upgrade?

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 29 Jan 2008
  • Modern Microsoft OSs are reasonably stable. If there are any problems most of us have figured out the workarounds. So is it worth upgrading to Windows Server 2008?

  • 21st century GUI

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 28 Jan 2008
  • The designers of the Nintendo Wii and Apple iPhone had the good fortune of being able to create their user interfaces from scratch, to develop a GUI that appears to be oozing innovation.

  • Office at odds with reality

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 04 Jan 2008
  • Access to older file formats is a problem that will not go away, as long as we are required to store electronic information for prolonged periods. Historical data may need to be accessed at any ...

  • 2008: the year for Vista?

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 02 Jan 2008
  • Unfortunately, business requirements to upgrade Windpws XP are driven by Microsoft. April 14 2009 is the day Microsoft stops offering mainstream support for Windows XP Professional.