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Windows 8 Beta, all you need to know

 


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Microsoft Windows 8, I don’t think it needs any introduction if you keep yourself updated with the latest coming technology. In case if you don’t let me tell you in precise that Microsoft Windows 8 is the forthcoming Windows version after Windows 7 and is completely a touch-based experience.

The web surface is crawled with plethora of Windows 8 and Windows 8 features article, explaining what makes it different from its predecessor versions.

In terms of technology Windows 8 is a complete concept of reimagining Windows with countless improvements made in it.

You must be wondering that Windows 8 is the latest forthcoming version of the Windows but what does Windows 8 beta refers here to?

A software release life cycle states to the phases of development and maturity for a piece of computer software — ranging from its initial development, to its eventual release, and updated versions of the released version to help improve it software or fix bugs still present in the software.

Windows 8 beta is a software release which is the distribution of software code, documentation, and support materials. In the terms of Software, Beta is a phase of Software Development following alpha.

It generally begins when the software is feature complete, which is a version of software that is not yet final, but contains all prerequisite functionality of the final version. The emphasis of beta testing is reducing impacts to users, often incorporating usability testing.

When this beta version is ready, it is made available to the end-users for testing. Thus, the process of delivering a beta version to the users is called beta release and this is actually the first time the software is made available outside of the organization that de4veloped it.

The users using this beta version for the testing are called beta testers. They are usually customers or prospective customers of the organization that develops the software, willing to test the software without charge, often receiving the final software free of charge or for a reduced price. The users can test the beta version once it gets released, here Windows 8 Beta Download keyword can be used to download.

Windows 8 Beta Download would be available for downloading once the Windows 8 Beta version would be released.

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