Executive Insights: Platform Choices to Maximize Business Value
Boosting productivity, lowering cost, and improving security with a computing platform standard.
Intel IT has selected a computing platform that supports high levels of productivity, mobility with the freedom to work from any location, and a variety of compute models and device capability. The platform also satisfies requirements for information security and business continuity while minimizing costs. We’ve standardized on mobile business PCs with Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors, Intel® Solid-State Drives and Microsoft Windows 7* because these technologies best match our requirements and are also positioned to take advantage of emerging technologies.
These resources provide insight into the work that Intel IT is doing in this area. We’ve broken it into four areas for consideration.
• Smart technology choices To maximize productivity benefits and lower total cost of ownership, we are deploying PCs with Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors and Intel® Solid-State Drives.
• Business value of Intel® vPro™ Technology Intel IT has standardized our client computing platform on Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors to help us meet our most critical challenges.
• Benefits of Microsoft Windows 7 We are rapidly deploying Microsoft Windows in order to realize benefits such as increased user productivity and enterprise security. Our plan is to complete deployment to more than 90 percent of employees by the end of 2011.
• Security benefits for the enterprise Security remains one of Intel’s highest priorities. We continue to use technology to help us maintain a secure environment.
IT Annual Performance Report
Discover the key Intel IT initiatives and strategies that delivered business value to Intel in 2010, as well as important IT focus areas for 2011. Key topics include IT consumerization, cloud computing, enterprise security, and delivering business value. https://www-ssl.intel.com/content/www/us/en/it-leadership/intel-it-2010-2011-performance-report-standard.html
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