So Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 will be available…

As part of today’s news, Microsoft Corp. announced that the company is anticipating that the next version of its client operating system, Windows 7, will be available to customers in time for the holiday shopping season. In addition, Windows Server 2008 R2 Release Candidate (RC) is available today with the final product releasing to market in the same timeframe as Windows 7.

Source: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2009/may09/05-11TechEd09PR.mspx

 

and SCVMM R2 RC has some new features which you can all about here until then the highlights are:

  • Storage Migration
  • Queuing of Live migrations
  • Rapid Provisioning
  • Host compatibility checks
  • Support for 3rd party CFS
  • Support for Veritas Volume Manager