Can you hear the music?
If you are experiencing audio problems please let us know.
Alternatively Dial-in for audio on: +44...
PRESENTERS AND AGENDA
Part 1
An Introduction to
OCSL
Mark Skelton
Part 2
Windows XP
End of Life
What does it mean?
Matthew...
• IT Solutions Integrator
• HP Preferred Gold Partner (multi-award-winning)
• Microsoft Systems Integrator (UK Partner of ...
WINDOWS CLIENT TIMELINE
POLL QUESTION 1
At what stage are your plans for Windows XP migration?
B) Planning
C) Execution
D) Nothing, accept the ris...
Microsoft to end all
automatic support and
updates for XP, without
security updates, Windows
XP will become increasingly
v...
Security updates for
Microsoft AND non-
Microsoft applications will
cease.
It may be possible to reverse
engineer updates ...
BLOCKING ISSUES
BLOCKING ISSUES
Knowledge
?
BLOCKING ISSUES
Startearly,startnowifyouhaven’talready!
Collatedataonhardwareandsoftware
assetsandtheirrelatio...
Traditional
Desktop
SOLUTIONS
Any OS
migration takes
time, planning
& cooperation
to get right.
OCSL recommends Microsoft
...
Application
Remediation
Tools
SOLUTIONS
Tools can seem
expensive up
front, however
time savings
are significant
RAG status...
EUC Strategy
SOLUTIONS
SaaS offerings
can take away
some the
traditional
challenges
‘Thin’ technologies from Microsoft,
Ci...
POLL QUESTION 2
What product do you use for managing your PC estate?
B) Altiris
C) BigFix
D) LandDesk
A) Microsoft System ...
“43% of workers use 3 or
more devices at work to
increase productivity”*
Users expect to do work from home,
on the train o...
NEXT STEPS
Looking to migrate to your next
generation desktop?
Unsure as to which technology is
suitable for your business...
WHY OCSL?
“Focusing on our key strengths”
Vendor agnostic, but maintain key partner relationships including
Microsoft, Cit...
Software Partners
On Your
Site
Hosted
As a Service
Managed
Our Solutions
Servers, Storage,
Networking, Backup & Support:
Application-Ready C...
Looking to migrate to your next
generation desktop?
Unsure as to which technology is
suitable for your business and how yo...
www.youtube.com/ocsluk
marketing@ocsl.co.uk
Connect with OCSL
http://www.linkedin.com/company/ocsl
OCSL: Talking Technolog...
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Windows XP, End of Life Webinar - 26th September 2013

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In just 30 minutes, we'll provide you with the facts and risks associated with Windows XP going end of life. The clock is ticking and action is needed, after April 8, 2014 there will be no security updates or support available for your organisation

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  1. 1. Can you hear the music? If you are experiencing audio problems please let us know. Alternatively Dial-in for audio on: +44(0)1403 788925 Conference ID: 70672 Technical Problems? call the switchboard – 0845 605 2100 Please ask questions at anytime by using the messaging function. They will be captured and fed back to the presenters at the end of the webinar All lines will be muted for the duration of the webinar A recording will be placed on YouTube for your reference We will start the session at 14.00 Welcome to the Webinar @OCSL_UK #AskOCSL OCSL: Talking Technology The Future of End User Computing Windows XP End Of Life
  2. 2. PRESENTERS AND AGENDA Part 1 An Introduction to OCSL Mark Skelton Part 2 Windows XP End of Life What does it mean? Matthew White Part 3 Summary and Conclusions Mark Skelton Mark Skelton | OCSL | Microsoft Consultancy Practice Lead @m_skelts Mathew White | OCSL | Principal Consultant @matthewwhite
  3. 3. • IT Solutions Integrator • HP Preferred Gold Partner (multi-award-winning) • Microsoft Systems Integrator (UK Partner of the year) • Highest level VMware Partner (Premier) & Citrix (Gold) • Long-standing and diverse client base • Broad range of reference sites and case studies • Based in London, Birmingham, Sussex, and our own Tier 3 Data Centres in Cambridgeshire ABOUT OCSL
  4. 4. WINDOWS CLIENT TIMELINE
  5. 5. POLL QUESTION 1 At what stage are your plans for Windows XP migration? B) Planning C) Execution D) Nothing, accept the risk A) Not Started
  6. 6. Microsoft to end all automatic support and updates for XP, without security updates, Windows XP will become increasingly vulnerable to attacks Have your applications been compatibility tested? Has a clear migration path and strategy been defined? Do you have a budget for migration? Good time to reconsider your desktop strategy. Look at VDI, RDS, application virtualisation and SaaS in order to ease application incompatibilities and OS migration issues 7 months until Windows XP end of life! Migration from Windows XP End User Computing Strategy WINDOWS XP IS ON A COUNTDOWN…
  7. 7. Security updates for Microsoft AND non- Microsoft applications will cease. It may be possible to reverse engineer updates for supported OSs – leaving you vulnerable. Application publishers will drop support for Windows XP in future releases. Modern hardware will not support Windows XP. Locating drivers will become difficult and new features will not be supported. Security Updates Future Application Compatibility Hardware Support RISKS OF INACTION
  8. 8. BLOCKING ISSUES
  9. 9. BLOCKING ISSUES
  10. 10. Knowledge ? BLOCKING ISSUES Startearly,startnowifyouhaven’talready! Collatedataonhardwareandsoftware assetsandtheirrelationshiptobusiness users. Youcanthenstarttoidentifyissues. Possibletoachieve usingmanual toolsbut automationsaves time
  11. 11. Traditional Desktop SOLUTIONS Any OS migration takes time, planning & cooperation to get right. OCSL recommends Microsoft System Center for the on-premesis management of Windows and non- Windows operating systems. Intune& ConfigMgrcan nowmanage WP8,iOS& Android
  12. 12. Application Remediation Tools SOLUTIONS Tools can seem expensive up front, however time savings are significant RAG status on application compatibility Automatically package applications Automatically sequence applications (App-V) Possibletoachieve usingmanual toolsbut automationsaves time
  13. 13. EUC Strategy SOLUTIONS SaaS offerings can take away some the traditional challenges ‘Thin’ technologies from Microsoft, Citrix or VMware can simplify the management of your business applications. Prominent3rd partypublishers areembracing SaaS
  14. 14. POLL QUESTION 2 What product do you use for managing your PC estate? B) Altiris C) BigFix D) LandDesk A) Microsoft System Center / Systems Management Server E) Other
  15. 15. “43% of workers use 3 or more devices at work to increase productivity”* Users expect to do work from home, on the train or on mobile devices “9 out of 10 companies report the use of consumer technologies in the workplace”* “74% of employees use consumer technologies due to lack of compelling alternatives from IT”* Increasingly Mobile Workforce Better Consumer Technologies Traditional IT Insufficient in meeting users needs END USER COMPUTING IS CHANGING *Source: IDC 2012 Survey
  16. 16. NEXT STEPS Looking to migrate to your next generation desktop? Unsure as to which technology is suitable for your business and how you can provide better services to your end- users? Identify how projects can be accelerated – including Windows 7, Desktop Virtualisation, Application Virtualisation, Office 2013 and Cloud based initiatives Book your workshop today! Workshop will be tailored to your specific interest areas for your business Duration: 2 hours Desktop Strategy Workshop Take the guesswork out of your Desktop Transformation initiative by clearly identifying what your users and devices are doing today in order for IT to provide the correct end user solution Duration: 5 days Desktop Assessment Service Understand your applications. Identify the apps in your estate that will cause you issues migrating and virtualizing your desktops Duration: 5 days Application Assessment Service
  17. 17. WHY OCSL? “Focusing on our key strengths” Vendor agnostic, but maintain key partner relationships including Microsoft, Citrix, VMware and HP Heavy investment in attaining top accreditations and certifications with key EUC vendors Proven experience of delivering innovative desktop solutions to our customers Deep understanding of associated eco-system of complimentary technologies and hardware solutions
  18. 18. Software Partners
  19. 19. On Your Site Hosted As a Service Managed Our Solutions Servers, Storage, Networking, Backup & Support: Application-Ready Converged Infrastructure End User Computing & Unified Comms acceSSOnce: A Clinical Desktop for Healthcare Transformation Services (ITO), inc Application Migration & Modernisation System Management, Virtualisation, Private Cloud
  20. 20. Looking to migrate to your next generation desktop? Unsure as to which technology is suitable for your business and how you can provide better services to your end- users? Identify how projects can be accelerated – including Windows 7, Desktop Virtualisation, Application Virtualisation, Office 2013 and Cloud based initiatives Book your workshop today! Workshop will be tailored to your specific interest areas for your business Duration: 2 hours Desktop Strategy Workshop Take the guesswork out of your Desktop Transformation initiative by clearly identifying what your users and devices are doing today in order for IT to provide the correct end user solution Duration: 5 days Desktop Assessment Service Understand your applications. Identify the apps in your estate that will cause you issues migrating and virtualizing your desktops Duration: 5 days Application Assessment Service NEXT STEPS
  21. 21. www.youtube.com/ocsluk marketing@ocsl.co.uk Connect with OCSL http://www.linkedin.com/company/ocsl OCSL: Talking Technology @OCSL_UK and #AskOCSL www.slideshare.net THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING

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