Today, Steven Sinofsky announced at Microsoft’s annual sales meeting that customers will be able to get Windows 8 – either as an upgrade or on a new PC – starting on October 26th!
Earlier this month, Microsoft announced at the Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) that Windows 8 will RTM during the first week of August and GA in late October. Now, we all have a specific date to watch for those exciting new form factors to begin arriving with Windows 8! I know I can't wait to get mine! :-D
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Keith Mayer is a Principal Technical Architect at Microsoft, focused on helping ISV partners leverage the Azure cloud platform. Keith has over 20 years of experience as a technical leader of complex IT projects, in diverse roles, such as Network Engineer, IT Manager, Technical Instructor and Consultant. He has consulted and trained thousands of customers and partners worldwide on design of enterprise technology solutions.
Keith is currently certified on several Microsoft technologies, including Azure, Private Cloud, System Center, Hyper-V, Windows, Windows Server, SharePoint, SQL Server and Exchange. He also holds other industry certifications from VMware, Amazon AWS, IBM, Cisco, Citrix, HP, CheckPoint, CompTIA and Interwoven.
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