Microsoft’s Tablet Move More Than Scratches the ‘Surface’

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http://www.thevarguy.com – We are all waiting for it. It was the worst-kept secret in the IT industry. But with much fanfare, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) officially introduced its new Windows 8-based Surface tablet line putting Apple directly in its crosshairs. And to all those Apple loyalists who believe nothing can stop the iPad momentum, guess again: Microsoft’s tablet product has the potential to meet both the needs of consumers and businesses and solution providers should be excited about it. And by the way, it has nothing to do with selling the actual product. Solution providers aren’t all that excited at the opp (IT news)