The story leading up to Windows 10 and a detailed description in great detail is discussed
by Don Box. (at WinHEC Shenzen in China)of Microsoft.
Review this link for full details:
Several screen shots (not all) of the talk are included if you want to skip the video (about an hour) for any reason. The power point slides are well made and need no explanation.
Same program running on different hardware devices :Demo
Significant items from the talk(from above site):
- The Windows 10 device platform allows IHVs to develop a single universal driver that can be deployed across all Windows 10 device families (e.g. PCs, phones, IoT)
- The Windows 10 device platform provides new tools and techniques to reduce the cost and complexity of imaging and manufacturing Windows 10 devices.
- In-market and new hardware development boards will support Windows 10 and Windows universal drivers.
- Windows 10 will include a new IoT edition for small devices that is tuned to run Windows universal apps and drivers and is royalty free to makers and device builders.
You may need the latest Silverlight Installed.