A long-running debate has been taking place on AccountingWEB about the value of upgrading to Microsoft's new Windows Vista operating system and the companion Office 2007 suite.
In contrast to the naysayers like John Francis, Kent-based accountancy firm Aggarwaal & Co was in the first wave of adopters. After participating in the beta test programme during 2006, the firm was one of the four UK businesses selected to appear at Microsoft's big Windows Vista launch event earlier this year.
In this article partner Richard Abel describes his experiences and explains why Windows Vista and Office 2007 were right for his firm.
The decision to take part in the Windows Vista and Microsoft Office beta test programme was triggered by a merger with another firm, Abel explains. "Not only wou...