Today we officially completed the Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 development process and have Released to Manufacturing these much-anticipated Operating Systems to our OEM Partners. The official announcement of the Windows Server 2012 RTM can be found here and the Windows 8 announcement can be found here.
You can download an evaluation copy of Windows Server 2012 RC here
September 4th will be the General Availability (GA) of Windows Server 2012 and October 26th will be the day when consumers can get access to Windows 8 as well as devices with Windows 8 pre-installed such as the Microsoft Suface.
I’ll be chronicling my move to Windows 8 here, so be sure to check back so you can be ready to go on October 26th!