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Dell has taken the unusual step--for a PC vendor of its size--of toning down its sales pitch for Microsoft's Vista operating system and warning businesses of the migration challenges that lie ahead for them.
The step is particularly unusual because one of the issues the hardware vendor is warning business about is the extra hardware they will need to buy.
"They need to be looking at the number of images they will be installing and the size of these images," said Dell's European client services business manager, Niall Fitzgerald, on Wednesday. "A 2GB image for each user will have a big impact."