There are lots of new features in Windows 7, but here are a few that are more “IT pro”-ish:
That’s before we even get to new server features (DirectAccess, BranchCache, Hyper-V enhancements, etc.), new deployment tools and capabilities (DISM, USMT 4, and of course MDT), additional troubleshooters, etc.
There are a few “entertaining” changes too:
And in the “trivial but appreciated” category, you can again get directly the dialog for changing screen resolution by right clicking on the desktop. They’ve even improved the dialog:
I rarely need to use this though with Windows 7 because it seems to always figure out that I want to use the native resolution of the LCD.
Definitely try out the beta version (and provide feedback) – it’s got lots of good things to offer.