- Support for Windows Server 2008 R2.
- Additional support for:
- Active Directory Web Services (ADWS) for Windows Server 2008 R2;
- Active Directory Management Gateway Service for Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, and Windows Server 2008.
- Updates to existing functionality around:
- Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008 migration;
- Monitoring of operations master roles (also known as flexible single master operations (FSMO) roles);
- Enhanced performance monitors, and log size and database size monitors.
- A revamped deployment and usage guide.
Users of Operations Manager 2007 R2 can download this directly from the online MP service via the integrated MP download wizard. Alternatively the MP can be downloaded from here or via the Operations Manager MP Catalog.