Interested in participating in the beta program for Windows Home Server Power Pack 1? We need your help! You are encouraged to sign up and install the latest build of Windows Home Server from https://connect.microsoft.com/windowshomeserver in preparation for the Power Pack 1 download. Additional information on how to prepare a home server for testing the beta of Power Pack 1 is outlined on the Microsoft Connect site.
The Power Pack 1 download is planned to be available in early June. We intend to allow for adequate time for feedback and thorough testing during the beta process. The timeline for a final release will depend on feedback and testing, in order to deliver a fix of the highest quality. Thanks for your support!
The Windows Home Server Team
The Windows Home Server World Cup results for April are in and Norway remains on top, with New Zealand closing the gap. New Zealand is less than 100 units away from first place, assuming Norway stands still. Windows Home Server has now been sold in 47 different countries around the world. The top 8 countries are:
The standings are computed by taking Windows Home Server sales divided by the number of households with a broadband connection in each country. Updated standings will be published next month.
Microsoft's Windows Home Server web site is getting updated to enable people to quickly find what they are looking for with fewer clicks. We did an extensive review of the site statistics and search terms and are making changes to the site to better serve both general consumers and enthusiasts.
Check out the updated site design at http://www.microsoft.com/WindowsHomeServer
Any ideas of how to make it better, please feel free to comment.... thx in advance.