Joel is a Senior Product Development Specialist at PC Connection with over 8 years of experience in Microsoft Licensing, Product, and Application, and he is a Microsoft Certified Professional, in Software Asset Management. In his leisure time, he enjoys running and has completed four marathons. He and his wife are transplanted Texans who are enjoying their time in New Hampshire.
Microsoft Windows 8 has brought many changes to your traditional desktop. The start button is now the start screen, and this start screen displays new active, dynamic tiles. From a technological perspective, Microsoft flattened the architecture allowing for quicker boot ups, faster application launch, and less stress on the compiler. Read on to learn more about these beneficial changes in Windows 8.