Three key points:

1. 16+ virtual processors within a Hyper-V VM

2. Hyper-V Replica (VM replication “in the box”)

3. Hundreds of new features coming in the Microsoft Private Cloud

 

Public post from Mary Jo Foley  - All about Microsoft contains all details

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/microsoft/microsoft-shows-off-early-peek-at-windows-server-8/10002?tag=mantle_skin;content