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August, 2008

  • Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2008 Standard and Premium editions released to manufacturing

    Today Microsoft has released to manufacturing both Standard and Premium versions of Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2008. SBS 2008 is part of the Windows Essential Server Solutions (WESS) family of products, which will be widely available and formally...
  • Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 Release

    Microsoft announced today the release of Visual Studio 2008 and the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1. The two service packs make it even easier to develop applications for the latest platforms, with new features such as the .NET Framework Client Profile...
  • Release of Forefront Client Security Service Pack 1

    Today Microsoft is releasing Microsoft Forefront Client Security Service Pack 1 (SP1), which supports: · Agent protection on Windows Server 2008 – Server and Core · Server role support and protection for Windows Server 2008 (except Core, which is...
  • PCs Make a Fashion Statement at PROJECT

    This week in Las Vegas, Microsoft will participate in PROJECT, a global fashion tradeshow where designers, buyers and celebrities converge to determine fashion trends. At the show, Microsoft will showcase a variety of stylish Windows-based (PCs) available...
  • New Microsoft Licensing and Support Eases Path to Virtualization

    Today Microsoft announced new licensing, expanded product support policies and a worldwide series of events to help business customers create more dynamic datacenters and enterprise IT systems with virtualization software. Beginning Sept. 1, 2008, customers...
  • Virtualization Feed Launches

    Today, Microsoft launched a tool that aggregates blog post excerpts from the most knowledgeable bloggers on the topic of virtualization into a single property, VirtualizationFeed.com . A list of influential bloggers’ RSS feeds are monitored for key vendor...
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 RTM

    Microsoft Corp. today announced the release to manufacturing of Microsoft SQL Server 2008, the new version of the company’s acclaimed data management and business intelligence platform. This version of SQL Server provides powerful new capabilities such...
  • Announcing the final release of UrlScan 3.0 for Internet Information Services (IIS)

    Today Microsoft released to the web UrlScan 3.0 for Internet Information Service (IIS) which is helping to correct and prevent possible SQL injection attacks. UrlScan 3.0 is a security tool that restricts the types of HTTP requests that IIS will process...