The next version of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit (MAP) is now available in beta release. Join the MAP Beta program and test drive what’s coming next— Windows Azure and SQL Azure readiness reporting, Internet Explorer 8 upgrade assessment, heterogeneous database discovery, and more. More assessments and reports help your customers streamline and simplify their IT infrastructure planning. MAP works with the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Security Compliance Manager to help you plan, securely deploy, and manage new Microsoft technologies —easier, faster, and at less cost.