Viridian rebranded as Microsoft Hyper-V

At Teched IT Forum, one thing announced is that today Microsoft will reveal the official name of it's server virtualization technology, named Microsoft Hyper-V. Microsoft also announced that they will release a server version with only this Hyper-V installed on it, the Windows Hyper-V Server. This server will be extremely low priced compared to other editions. […]

At Teched IT Forum, one thing announced is that today Microsoft will reveal the official name of it's server virtualization technology, named Microsoft Hyper-V.

Microsoft also announced that they will release a server version with only this Hyper-V installed on it, the Windows Hyper-V Server. This server will be extremely low priced compared to other editions. From what i heard the price is going to be 28 dollars.

Windows Server 2008 will not ship the final version of Hyper-V with Windows Server 2008, but Windows Server 2008 will contain the Hyper-V current build which can be upgraded later using WSUS or SCCM 2007.

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