Windows 8 is the platform for modern businesses, and this week at TM Forum Management World in Nice, France, telecom industry leaders from around the world will be able to learn more about why Windows 8 is a key component of Microsoft’s Communications and Media solutions.

A fast and fluid user experience that builds on the strongest assets of Windows 7 while expanding business capabilities such as line of business apps, mobility, security and virtualization, Windows 8 is built for businesses – especially Telcos.

As a key component of Microsoft’s Communications and Media solutions, Windows 8 offers new enterprise ready form-factors, a reimagined application platform and a touch-first UI to enable new mobility and
productivity scenarios that meet IT standards for security, manageability and support.

And Surface is the ideal stage for Windows 8, offering the convenience of a tablet and the productivity of a PC, while seamlessly integrating with existing enterprise management and security infrastructures.

Surface RT provides convenient access to digital content and cloud services.  Windows 8 applications on Surface RT allow service providers to offer a great user experience for B2C offerings.  Equipped with Office Home & Student 2013 RT, and modern line of business applications Windows RT enables users to blend efficiently their personal and business requirements for connectivity, productivity and content consumption in one lightweight device.  Surface tablets are ideally suited for highly mobile, Telco workers, including executives, the B2B and retail sales force, and field personnel.

See more about how Surface is ideal for attendees at TM Forum Management World by visiting http://www.microsoft.com/surface-tmf. You’ll also be able to see unique apps and use cases for Surface RT.