Careful forethought brings valuable options for Dell's new tablet, the Venue 11
It was about time Apple's iPad was given a run for its money. Yes, Android tablets have made an impact, providing a credible alternative, but those with an investment in Microsoft technology faced the prospect of a forced mixed economy until Microsoft's Surface came over the hill last year.
At the BETT 2014 educational technology show in January the range of choices was reassuring. One of the more appealing new Windows tablets was the Dell Venue 11 Pro. This was selected by schools supplier Joskos as a contender for customers looking for iPad alternatives because it has one of the best detachable keyboards available (there's also a dock for desktop use if needed)