Microsoft confirms Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 released before Windows 7

The Windows team is readying SP2 for Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 and is aiming to deliver these SP2s before it releases Windows 7. To complement this, Microsoft has sent beta invites to some selected testers. Th Vista team spokesperson revealed: “Microsoft is working on a second Windows Vista service pack (Windows Vista SP2) and will share more details […]

The Windows team is readying SP2 for Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 and is aiming to deliver these SP2s before it releases Windows 7. To complement this, Microsoft has sent beta invites to some selected testers.

Th Vista team spokesperson revealed: “Microsoft is working on a second Windows Vista service pack (Windows Vista SP2) and will share more details in the coming months.” 

From the server team, via a spokesperson: “(T)he comment (above) serves for Windows Server as well; Microsoft is not commenting further on the timing/release plans for the WS08 SP2 at this time, but will share more details in the coming months,” writes Mary Jo Foley.