Windows Server2008 RC0 and Vista SP1 beta is released – try out RRAS

Hi All,

Windows Server 2008 RC0 and Vista SP1 beta has been released to our select TAP and techbeta customers (connecting via

This is fantastic news for Microsoft remote access customers who wants to try out all the features in Windows server 2008 RRAS – like VPN NAP support that enables remote access client health-check before giving corpnet access, a full IPv6 support for remote access users (i.e. two scenarios – IPv6 over VPN tunnel, VPN tunnel over IPv6 Internet) and SSTP (a new VPN tunnel over SSL to provide firewall/NAT traversal to VPN connectivity).

To see RRAS step-by-step guides for VPN NAP and SSTP, please visit

Here is the download information for WS08 RC0 – and Vista SP1 beta download information at

We would love to hear your feedback on RRAS

With Regards,

Samir Jain
Lead Program Manager ( **)
RRAS, Windows Enterprise Networking

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Comments (1)

  1. WebDave says:

    That is certainly a fantastic news. I have been using Windows serve 2003 and I’m looking forward for Windows Server 2008 standard edition.