Today marks an important milestone in the Windows 7 project. We have started to release Windows 7 to PC OEM and manufacturing partners. This means our next major milestone will be the availability of PCs loaded with Windows 7 and store shelves stocked with Windows 7 on October 22, 2009.
When will you get Windows 7 RTM?
Steven Sinofsky, President of the Windows Division, discusses about RTM of Windows 7 including a short video of the RTM sign-off process.
How should developers prepare for WIN 7? is discussed here