Progress towards the release of the next version of Windows continues, and we just recently announced that the next milestone is in early June – Release Candidate for Windows Server, Release Preview for Windows 8

The final product will be delivered later this calendar year.

More info:

http://blogs.technet.com/b/windowsserver/archive/2012/04/24/windows-server-2012-release-candidate-timing.aspx

http://twitter.com/#!/MSFTnews/statuses/194831068422094848 .