Microsoft’s Private Cloud is built on the industry leading foundation of Windows Server and System Center. The System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 (SP1) update enables System Center to run on and manage the final version of Windows Server 2012, released earlier this week. System Center 2012 SP1 brings System Center manageability to many new capabilities in Windows Server 2012 as well as a range of other improvements. You can read about the System Center 2012 SP1 on the product overview page.
The beta of System Center 2012 (SP1) is now available for download on the Microsoft Download Center. This blog post focuses on some of the new capabilities for Datacenter and Cloud in System Center 2012 SP1. For information about the Configuration Manager capabilities of System Center 2012 SP1 and Windows InTune, read the client management blog post.
There are many other capabilities in the System Center 2012 SP1 Beta. Read the full blog post at http://blogs.technet.com/b/server-cloud/archive/2012/09/10/system-center-2012-sp1-beta-available-evaluate-with-windows-server-2012.aspx.