Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday April 12, 2014

IRS Misses XP Deadline, Pays Microsoft Millions for Patches

The one government agency you would certainly expect to know the importance of meeting a deadline would be the Internal Revenue Service. Obviously, someone in the department didn’t get the memo that XP was going south. Your tax dollars at work. big grin

Using that average -- and the number of PCs the IRS admitted were still running XP -- the IRS would pay Microsoft $11.6 million for one year of Custom Support.