This is another M$ special and, as the Americans were dumb enough to give Obummer '4 more years' don't expect anything until these guys are gone!
Then the cure is an anti-trust suite.
Finally my legal advice, though I am a Swiss Roman Law Lawyer (TINLA CYOL), this isn't a circumvention device in the DMCA sense, so open hackathon.
While I respect Garrett for his work so far, the SHIM is a big distro solution, me, just turn all this crap off in the BIOS and if the mo-bo dosn't work or I don't see a fixer in Zuerich next day they can have 80'000 systems back and a 5 year procurement ban!
More important guys, we have WON, all mobile i-X and Android is Unixish, BYOD destroys corporate IT control, a huge step forward and finally BYOD diversity means that OpenSync (idea, not project) is mandatory.
You tell the CEO, or corporate council (me) he has to use Outlook and have a locked down Exchange server and they will laugh, just before they fire you!
Die besten Wünsche für ein glückliches und erfolgreiches neues Jahr aus der Schweiz, Brian