It’s true! 

Word from the Microsoft Management Summit is that, with the improvements in coming SP1 for Microsoft Virtual Server 2005, we’re going to support running OS’s such as Linux and Solaris.

Yes.. you read that right. 

My counterpart in the cold country just north of here (hint: Cdnflag) Bruce Cowper was privileged to have attended Steve Ballmer’s keynote, and summarizes that, plus a couple of cool announcements made, in this blog entry.

And if you want the full story:

Steve Ballmer

Read about Mr. Ballmer's keynote at the Microsoft Management Summit, where he highlights investments in virtualization and network access protection, enabling more cost-efficient and strategic IT management.