Metropolitan Police STILL using Windows XP on 18,000 PCs and laptops

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Dixon of Dock Green still waiting to have his Windows XP PC upgraded... to Windows 8.1
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Dixon of Dock Green still waiting to have his Windows XP PC upgraded... to Windows 8.1

And only EIGHT have been migrated to Windows 10 as Met Police officers are forced to get to grips with Windows 8.1

The Metropolitan Police has migrated just 1,000 PCs from Windows XP to more secure and up-to-date operating systems. Indeed, it would appear that the pace of change is slowing, with Metropolitan...

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