Windows 7 restricted at Georgetown University

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It looks like the IT department at Georgetown isn’t too keen on Windows 7 being installed on campus computers. They claim that, “installing any beta version of software is extremely risky,” and that beta software can disable antivirus software, and cause peripherals to malfunction.

I’m curious as to how these kids were even able to install a new operating system on school computers. I’m sure faculty has the permissions to, but at my school, we can’t even download a single file to the hard drive on a shared computer, let alone install something new.

[Switched via Information Week]

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