Windows 10 on a Chromebook: A look at Parallels Desktop for Chromebook Enterprise

I took Windows 10 for a spin on my Chromebook using Parallels Desktop for Chromebook Enterprise. I think this collaboration between Google and Parallels is a home run for companies that can use the security, speed, and simplicity of Chrome OS while hopping over to Windows for any required desktop apps.

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HP brings Windows to Chromebooks and Chromeboxes for the enterprise

Windows 10 support on Chromebooks was announced in June and now HP is bringing it to the enterprise. Using Parallels Desktop and Chrome Enterprise, business workers can run Windows apps on or offline with a Chromebook.

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Dell’s Project Athena Chromebooks for enterprise offer LTE and up to 21 hours of battery life

Following up on last year’s Latitude Chromebooks for work, the new Dell Latitude 7410 Enterprise Chromebook is available with LTE, fast NVMe storage and up to 21 hours of battery life. Might this, along with Windows 10 in a VM sway some business customers to Chromebook?

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Here’s how you’ll be able to run Windows apps on Chromebooks

New details of how Chromebooks will run Windows 10 and Windows apps appeared today, explaining more about the architecture and experience. Given that the Parallels solution is expected in the fall, this is another reason Windows 10X devices won’t be true Chromebook competitors for some time, if at all.

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You can now customize and buy the Project Athena-based HP Pro C640 Chromebook Enterprise

Announced in May, the HP Pro C640 Chromebook Enterprise is available for customization and orders. This Project Athena Chromebook starts around $555 but you can spend well over $1,100 if you want a Core i7 and 16 GB of RAM.

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Say hello to three new HP Chromebooks aimed at enterprise workers, one of which is a Project Athena device with optional LTE

HP has noted business workers increased reliance on cloud-based apps and has three new Chromebooks for enterprise workers, including one built to Project Athena specs with optional integrated LTE.

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