Teacher / Student Instant Messaging in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

Today’s post comes to you courtesy of Spandana Battula of the WMS team: This is one of the biggest feature additions in WMS 2012 over WMS2011. Through the Instant Messaging (IM) feature, students will now be able to privately send a message to the teacher. We thought that this feature could help situations where a…

Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 Update Rollup 1 and Zero Client Drivers now available

We’re happy to announce that WMS 2012 UR1 has been signed off.    We recommend that all customers apply this as it has some changes that increase general system stability.  But most importantly it adds support for USB-Over-Ethernet Zero clients. UR1 is available by running Windows Update. Please see our blog post for an overview of…


Windows Multipoint Server 2012 General Availability – good to go

As we announce broad availability of WMS 2012 you can hear a few thoughts from Anthony Salcito, our VP of Worldwide Education, on how this changes the game in delivering, managing and benefiting from technology in education.  http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft_in_education/archive/2013/02/08/windows-multipoint-server-in-the-classroom.aspx