Microsoft Delivers Final Versions of Free Deployment Tools for Windows Vista

Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of six new deployment tools that will help expedite businesses' migration to Windows Vista™. The recently released tools are the Microsoft® Solution Accelerator for Business Desktop Deployment (BDD) 2007, the Microsoft Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT) 5.0, Windows Vista Hardware Assessment 1.0, the Volume Activation Management Tool, the Key Management Service […]

Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of six new deployment tools that will help expedite businesses’ migration to Windows Vista™. The recently released tools are the Microsoft® Solution Accelerator for Business Desktop Deployment (BDD) 2007, the Microsoft Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT) 5.0, Windows Vista Hardware Assessment 1.0, the Volume Activation Management Tool, the Key Management Service for Windows Server® 2003 and Virtual PC 2007.

“Broadly deploying a new Windows® client operating system starts with a testing and planning process, followed by a significant investment in time and effort to roll out the new solution,