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. Additional features include the ability to
receive Remote Desktop connections,
the ability to participate in a Windows Server domain, Encrypting File System, Hyper-V, and Virtual Hard Disk Booting, Group Policy as well as BitLocker and BitLocker To Go. Windows Media Center functionality is available only for Windows 8 Pro as a separate software package.
Microsoft Windows 8 Pro has a beautiful, fast, and intuitive design making it perfect for a range of hardware: from touch-enabled tablets and laptops, to PCs and powerful high-definition screens. It gives you instant access to your friends, apps, and files so you spend less time searching and more time doing. Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 are also available to students.