Gartner Research

How to Deal With Windows 10 Accelerated Updates on PCs

Published: 01 July 2015

ID: G00278231

Analyst(s): Stephen Kleynhans

Summary

Windows 10 brings significant changes for all users to the way the OS will be serviced and updated by Microsoft. End-user computing managers dealing with planning and implementing updates will need to revisit their processes to match the new update cadence.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Segment Your Environment to Understand Where Your Priorities Need to Be Focused
  • Develop a New Lighter-Weight Process for Testing Updates
  • Develop a New Regimen for Deployment and Monitoring of Updates Based on a Staged Roll-Out

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