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Nov 07

US Navy Pays Microsoft $9 M a Year to Use Windows XP

US Navy Pays Microsoft M a Year to Use Windows XP
The U.S. Navy still uses Windows XP operating system, which debuted in 2001, and it has to pay Microsoft $ 9 million a year to do so. Microsoft stopped issuing security updates and providing technical support for Windows XP more than a year ago. At the …
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IRS Can't Update Woefully Out-of-Date Windows Servers Because It Can't Find
The report describes IRS' uneven attempt to upgrade 110,000 workstations before Microsoft discontinued technical support for the XP operating system. The report also noted several thousand servers are still running Windows Server 2003. On the XP …
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