I am happy to announce that System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) Beta 1 is ready for download to registered SCVMM Public Beta 1 users!
To download the Beta:
1. Go to
2. Sign in with your Passport or Windows Live ID 3. Select "VMM Beta 1"
4. Please note that SCVMMM Beta 1 is for "test/lab environment" deployments only 5. Make sure you read Getting Started with Virtual Machine Manager and Requirements for Deploying Virtual Machine Manager (available in the Downloads) before installing Beta 1.
6. Use the newsgroup to report any problems. You can access the newsgroup by following the "Newsgroups" link on the left menu pane and following the instructions there. The product group and virtualization MVPs monitor this site during business hours (GMT-8 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm).
7. Please send us feedback regarding the product by following the "Newsgroups" link on the left menu pane. Or, you can leave comments here on the blog.