Last year I wrote about how Cloud redefines the platform we develop in It’s the platform, stupid. With the recent release of Windows 10, the platform vision becomes even more pronounced.
Windows 10 is not just a new version of the Windows operating system; it’s the last version. There will be regular updates with new features and feature changes, to evolve Windows 10. It is not likely however that it will get a new version label like Windows 11. This idea is not new. Do you know the version number of Firefox or Chrome that you are running? And do you really care? These and many other applications areupdated (almost) silently to the latest “version”. Like services in the Cloud you benefit from improvements, without having to pay extra. [...]
To read the whole post and interact, please visit the SogetiLabs blog: It’s the Windows 10 Platform, Stupid!