The guys over at the Windows Vista Team Blog have made an announcement today, which relates to some of the acquisitions we have made over the last few months, such as Softricity, Winternals, DesktopStandard, and AssetMetrix. But, you may be thinking, how will these technologies be used in a Microsoft solution? I'll tell you how! In the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack for Software Assurance, which will include:
You can also download the full feature chart for Microsoft Desktop Optimisation, in PDF format.
It is important to note that the Microsoft Desktop Optimisation Pack is only available to customers who have PCs covered by Microsoft Software Assurance or a Microsoft Enterprise Agreement. This is another example of delivering on our commitment that Software Assurance will continue to provide the most cost-effective and flexible means of managing the Windows desktop.
There are even some resources available for your perusal, and these include this article, entitled "Software Assurance Add-on Delivers Dynamic Desktop" and also, this website: http://www.windowsvista.com/optimizeddesktop.