Hyper-V RC1: Download details: Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB950049)

20 05 2008

“The Release Candidate 1 (RC1) update to the Hyper-V role provides improvements to security, stability, performance, user experience, forward compatibility of configurations, and the programming model. All users of the Hyper-V role are encouraged to apply this upgrade. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer. Once you have installed this item, it cannot be removed. This update is provided to you and licensed under the Windows Server 2008 License Terms.”

There is also an update to the Vista Management console for RC1 available here.

Download details: Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB950049)


Hyper-V Release Candidate Available

19 03 2008

RC0 of Hyper-V, Microsoft’s Virtualisation implementation on Server 2008, is now available here.

Just like a bus – none for ages and then three come at once…

25 09 2007

Firstly, I got an e-mail from MS saying that Server 2008 RC0 was available…started downloading that, then Vista SP1 Beta…started downloading that too…but then…an e-mail from Amazon…”Halo 3 has been shipped by DHL Express”!

It’s going to get busy ’round here…