! More than 10% of all PCs worldwide now on Windows 7

Hi, From Windows Team Blog last week: “Today we reported our third quarter earnings for the period ending March 31st, 2010 with a record $14.5 billion in revenue. You can read our earnings results here. Windows 7 continues to be a growth driver for Microsoft and people continue to be excited about Windows 7. How excited?  Exactly 6 months after the launch on October 22, 2009, we’ve sold well over 100 million licenses of Windows 7. To put that in context, more than 10% of all PCs worldwide are already running Windows 7 today. That’s amazing!” More information and source … Continue reading ! More than 10% of all PCs worldwide now on Windows 7

Registration is now open for first Windows Summit this May in Redmond

Hi, Microsoft Corp. would like to invite you and others in your community to explore in-depth how Window 7 and Internet Explorer can help you provide great solutions for your customers at our first Windows Summit! Windows Summit 2010 runs May 25-27 at the Microsoft Conference Center on Microsoft’s campus in Redmond, WA and is designed for people who engineer and test Windows 7 PCs, devices, and software.  We will offer three technical tracks to help you create the best systems, devices, and software using Windows 7 and Internet Explorer: · System Track – includes sessions on optimizing performance and … Continue reading Registration is now open for first Windows Summit this May in Redmond

! Free Copy of Windows 7 to Beta Testers…

Hi all, Official Windows 7 Beta Testers will receive free copy of Windows 7… Thanks 😉 More info at http://windowsteamblog.com/blogs/windows7/archive/2009/07/30/showing-our-thanks-to-windows-7-beta-testers.aspx Eduardo Petizme Microsoft MVP – Most Valuable Professional MCSA Security 2000 & 2003 | MCITP Server 2008 Site: http://petizme.com Blogs: http://blog.petizme.com ( USA | BRA )

! Windows 7 is RTM | July 22

Hi people, Good news, Windows 7 RTM is RTM ! The product team announced in your blog yesterday. The final build is 7600 and the product team did an special thanks to beta testers “A special thank you goes out to all the people who helped test Windows 7” OEMs will receive Windows 7 RTM software images beginning approximately 2 days after we officially RTM. ISV (Independent software vendor) and IHV (Independent hardware vendor) Partners will be able to download Windows 7 RTM from Microsoft Connect or MSDN on August 6th. Microsoft Partner Program Gold/Certified Members will be able to … Continue reading ! Windows 7 is RTM | July 22

! Some Changes Since Beta for the RC

Hi, From Engineering Windows 7 Blog: “We’ve been quite busy for the past two months or so working through all the feedback we’ve received on Windows 7.  It should be no surprise but the Release Candidate for Windows 7 will have quite a few changes, many under the hood so to speak but also many visible.  Some have asked if the featureset is "frozen" then what will we change–we change a lot of things in the beta based on feedback and we try to do so in a systematic manner with the focus on the goals for the release.  The … Continue reading ! Some Changes Since Beta for the RC

! Coming Soon: Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC

Hi, “Windows XP Mode is specifically designed to help small businesses move to Windows 7. Windows XP Mode provides you with the flexibility to run many older productivity applications on a Windows 7 based PC. All you need to do is to install suitable applications directly in Windows XP Mode which is a virtual Windows XP environment running under Windows Virtual PC. The applications will be published to the Windows 7 desktop and then you can run them directly from Windows 7. Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC are best experienced on your new Windows 7 PC. We will … Continue reading ! Coming Soon: Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC

! Official Windows 7 Beta Tester

Hi, Before Christmas I received an invite to be a official Windows 7 Beta tester. As part of this team, Microsoft will see every bug report that I’m doing… I sent some and received some replies like a problem that was a bug and they already fix it. Bye, Eduardo Petizme MVP Forefront Security Site: http://petizme.com Blogs: http://blog.petizme.com ( USA | BRA )