Editions[ edit ] Windows 8 Windows 8 also sometimes referred to as Windows 8 Core to distinguish from the OS itself  is the basic edition of Windows for the IA and x64 architectures. This edition contains features aimed at the home market segment and provides all of the basic new Windows 8 features. Windows 8 Pro Windows 8 Pro is comparable to Windows 7 Professional and Ultimate   and is targeted towards enthusiasts and business users; it includes all the features of Windows 8. Windows Media Center functionality is available only for Windows 8 Pro as a separate software package. Several business-focused features such as Group Policy and domain support are not included. Software for Windows RT can be either downloaded from Windows Store or sideloaded , although sideloading on Windows RT must first be enabled by purchasing additional licenses through Microsoft volume licensing outlet. However, in China and other emerging markets , a variation of Windows 8 without this capability, called Windows 8 Single Language, is sold.
Those rules hinder quick decisionmaking and must be abolished. Public-sector corporations remain large, wasteful, and unreformed. Government banks still control 70 percent of bank lending, have the worst record of bad loans and financial losses, and yet are such convenient cash cows for politicians that no party wants to privatize them. Educational and regulatory institutions need to be strong and independent.
But in India, their quality is increasingly eroded by political interference and the appointment of political favorites rather than independent experts.