Windows 8 Enterprise just got better

Update to Windows 8.1 Enterprise and discover new ways to personalize, great new apps, and your familiar desktop. Updating is easy—and it's free.

Get the update*

Windows reimagined

  • Get the update

    Still running Windows 8? Windows 8.1 is now available.

  • Features

    Learn about the key features only available with Windows 8 Enterprise.

  • Get started

    Plan your deployment and start building new apps.

  • Buy Windows 8 Enterprise

    Find the right licensing solution for your organization.**

*If you are running Windows 8 Enterprise you must have active Software Assurance for the Windows desktop operating system to have rights to Windows 8.1 Enterprise licenses. Volume Licensing customers can download Windows 8.1 Pro and Windows 8.1 Enterprise through the Volume Licensing Service Center and new customers can purchase these products through Microsoft Volume License Resellers beginning November 1.

** Windows 8 Enterprise is available exclusively as a benefit of Microsoft Software Assurance through Volume Licensing programs such as Select Plus, Enterprise Agreement, and Enterprise Subscription Agreement. Customers with existing Microsoft Software Assurance for Windows are able to download Windows 8 Enterprise edition through the Volume License Service Center (VLSC), allowing you to test, pilot and begin adopting Windows 8 Enterprise within your organization. Volume License customers without Software Assurance are able to purchase Windows 8 through Microsoft Volume License Resellers.