Download: Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate (RC)

Now you can download and try the next release of Windows Server, Windows Server 2012, will offer businesses and hosting providers a scalable, dynamic, and multitenant-aware, cloud-optimized infrastructure. It securely connects across premises and helps IT Professionals to respond to business needs faster and more efficiently. + Download the 64-bit ISO: GET STARTED NOW +…

5

Download: Windows 7 & Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 Release Candidate

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Release Candidate (RC) helps keep your PCs and servers on the latest support level, provides on-going improvements to the Windows Operating System (OS), by including previous updates delivered over Windows Update as well as continuing incremental updates to the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 platforms…


Download and Try: Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Release Candidate

  Lync Server 2010 ushers in a new connected experience transforming communication into an interaction that is more collaborative, engaging and accessible from any location with internet connectivity. A single interface unites voice, IM, audio-, video-, and web-conferencing into a richer, more contextual offering and a single identity makes it easier and more efficient for…


Download : Windows Phone Developer tools CTP

With respect to my earlier blog post regarding Windows Mobile 6.5 developer tool kit, now you can download the “Windows Phone Developer tools CTP”. The same powerful and easy to use Visual Studio integrated developer environment (IDE) handles from design to testing of Windows Phone 7 Series phone applications. It’s designed to work with Windows…


Download : Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Release Candidate

The Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Release Candidate was released last week to MSDN subscribers. Microsoft updated that the download would be made available to the public shortly afterwards. The downloads are now available for the public as well. Visual Studio 2010 offers many improvements over the current retail version Visual Studio 2008. It features a…


Exchange 2010 – Code complete & on its way for general availability

I went through the MS Exchange Team blog post http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2009/10/08/452775.aspx titled “Exchange 2010 is Code Complete and on its way to General Availability”. It’s nice to hear that Exchange 2010 is Code Complete & it has been sent to early adopters for one final look before its public release. This Release to Manufacturing (RTM) milestone…


Resources available: Exchange 2010

PrePress Chapter Downloads: Exchange 2010 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant: Chapter 1: Exchange Server Administration Overview AND Chapter 6: Mailbox Administration (Note: this is pre-release material that is based on information from Exchange 2010 Beta; for Exchange 2010 RC documentation, see the link below). Free eLearning Clinics: Collection 6899: Exploring Features in Exchange 2010 (2-hours) Collection 6900:…


Available: Exchange Server 2010 Release Candidate & documentation

Yesterday, Microsoft announced that the Exchange Server 2010 Release Candidate is feature complete and available for download.  You can get the updated online documentation for this release @ http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb124558(EXCHG.149).aspx. Relevant info: If you want to learn more about Exchange 2010, check out the Exchange 2010 TechCenter. If you want a quick overview of what’s new…