Microsoft's Virtual Hard Disk Program to Speed Software Testing

Microsoft has unveiled a virtual hard disk test drive program, which allows customers to evaluate its enterprise software and products from its software partners in a fraction of the time it would normally take. The software maker announced the new program ahead of VMware's VMworld show, where it will give booth demonstrations of its application […]

Microsoft has unveiled a virtual hard disk test drive program, which allows customers to evaluate its enterprise software and products from its software partners in a fraction of the time it would normally take. The software maker announced the new program ahead of VMware's VMworld show, where it will give booth demonstrations of its application virtualization, server virtualization and virtualization management tools.

The VHD program is a first for Microsoft and for the more than 7,000 software vendors that can now deliver pre-configured applications within Windows Server-based virtual machines to their customers, said Mike Neil, senior director of virtualization strategy for Microsoft's Windows Server Division, in Redmond, Continue for more info….

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