Today at 9 AM PDT, Bob Kelly will take the stage at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, officially kicking off Microsoft’s five-month long worldwide event series to “‘Get Virtual Now.”
Product milestones will be announced through two live webcast keynotes, available for viewing at the Microsoft Virtual Press Room.
· Bob Kelly- 9:00-10:00 AM PDT
· Bob Muglia and Kevin Turner- 12:30-2:00 PM PDT
News at today’s event:
· Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 will be released within 30 days and be available at no cost via the Web.
· System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 will be released within 30 days.
· Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5, released last week, will be included as part of Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack 2008 R2, which is due for general availability in the coming weeks.
· Microsoft demonstrated for the first time a live migration feature of Windows Server 2008 R2.
In separate news releases today, visit the Microsoft Virtual Press Room to learn about announcements from the following partners.
· Compellent Technologies, Inc.
· Sun Microsystems
For more information, please visit the Windows Virtualization Team Blog.