Windows 7 RTM – Its done!

Congratulations to all the engineering teams involved and to all you Beta and RC testers out there.  Read the the official post here Engineering Windows 7


Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 Release Candidate

Today the Windows Virtualization Team, Blogged the availability of Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 Release Candidate.  Jeff Woolsey and the team awesome. I am off for a week and a bit so over to Mr Zarb for some MS insight 🙂 The Virtualization team is pleased to announce the availability of the Microsoft Hyper-V Server…


Windows XP Mode Beta for Windows 7 – Available

Hopefully you have been able to get and install Windows 7 RC.  If not I think we killed the internet yesterday due to demand certainly MSDN. What’s next?  from an Application Compatibility and Virtualisation perspective I will be taking a look at the recently announced Windows XP Mode for Windows 7. The great news is…


Windows 7 RC – Available on MSDN @ TechNet

So for the past couple of hours I have been logged into the MSDN Site waiting, waiting, refresh, refresh, refresh….. Its here all! As you can see the download for build 7100 is in progress.  General Public availability is May the 5th.  For you all with MSDN or TechNet Subscriptions, get it NOW!


Helping Small Businesses With Windows 7 Professional and Windows XP Mode

More information comes to light about Windows 7 and Windows XP Mode:  I am looking forward to playing with this more soon.  More information check out the press pass site. REDMOND, Wash. — April 28, 2009 — As part of the upcoming Windows 7 Release Candidate milestone, Microsoft will release a beta version of Windows…


Talking about Windows

A really cool viral Video has been launched to showcase the new Talking About Windows web site.  I just think this is really cool.  Check out the video and learn all about BitLocker to Go from our Windows Experts and of course visit the site. Talking About Windows – BitLocker to Go Talking About Windows…


Windows 7 Release Candidate – Coming soon

Confirmation from the Windows Team Blog that the wait is almost over.  RC is nearly here 🙂 There certainly has been a lot of discussion about Windows 7 in the last few weeks. A lot of folks want to know when they can get their hands on the official RC, when we are going to…


Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V: Insider’s Guide to Microsoft’s Hypervisor

    Just found this book and ordered it  without hesitation.  sounds just what I have been looking for.  Outline This book can help you and customers get up and running quickly with expert guidance from three team members at Microsoft who work with the product. This insiders guide takes readers through Hyper-V essentials, including…


What Do You Know about IT

Really powerful, key points I picked out :  35 Million people in the world are employed in IT Passion for technology, is what drives us Fastest growth area for employed We impact the world we live in Talent, we are all talented Software is key to connectivity Software is everywhere Technology is now an expectation…