Next Version of SCVMM to Support Virtualization Hypervisor

Microsoft is also announcing that the next version of SCVMM will support the virtualization hypervisor available as part of Windows Server 2008 (codename “Viridian”), as well as select third-party virtualization software, including VMware and Xen. Customers use Microsoft’s System Center management tools to manage their Windows-based server and desktop environments, both physical and virtual. Customers… Read more

RTM of System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Microsoft is announcing the RTM of System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2007, now publicly available at, with general availability in October.  System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2007 (SCVMM) is a standalone server application used to manage a virtualized datacenter running Microsoft Virtual Server2005 R2. With SCVMM, customers can assess and consolidate suitable server workloads… Read more

Microsoft Delivers Silverlight 1.0, Extends Support to Linux

On September 4, Microsoft released to the Web (RTW) Silverlight™ 1.0, a cross-browser, cross-platform plug-in for delivering richer user experiences on the Web.   In addition, Microsoft will work with Novell Inc. to deliver Silverlight support for Linux, called Moonlight, and based on the project started on Silverlight significantly reduces development and deployment costs… Read more