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Microsoft on July 5 announced that there will be four versions of Windows Server 2012, that include: Windows Server 2012 Datacenter, Standard, Essentials, and Foundation. With the unveiling of the new Windows Server 2012 product lines, Microsoft also ends the era of Windows Home Server 2011, as the company has merged its small server lines […]

A beta of the upcoming Update Rollup 3 for Windows Home Server 2011, Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials, and Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials is now released and includes all the updates from UR1 and UR2 plus a recent "Computer Monitoring Error" hotfix."Please note - This is an English only preview, you should […]

Now that Windows 8 Consumer Preview has been released, Microrsoft posted a step-by-step walkthrough to help customers testing the new client platform with Windows Home Server. Note this is for testing purpose only. Installing beta product in a production environment is not recommended or fully supported. "We are actively investigating solutions to ensure compatibility between […]

The client-side package for Update Rollup 2 for Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials, for Windows Home Server 2011, and for Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials is now available for download from Microsoft Update. Update Rollup 2 includes the Office 365 Integration Module and 15 new features/server-side fixes. "After you apply this update rollup, […]

Viridian PC Systems launched two Windows Home Server 2011 models - both servers are available pre-installed with WHS 2011, carry a list of options that include memory upgrades, e-SATA ports, mirrored system drives, data drives and hot-swappable redundant power supplies.The VS-5HA builds on the success of the original VS-4HA, and like that model delivers a […]

Microsoft's Windows Server Solutions Sustained Engineering team has announced availability of a handfull of Update Rollups (UR's) for Microsoft Windows SBS 2011 Essentials, Windows Home Server 2011, and Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials.The Update Roolup released today address known issues. The updates are available from Windows Update.For detailed information about the updates, see the […]

Acer just announced one of the first hardware boxes for Windows Home Server 2011. "The new Acer RevoCenter RC110/RC111 can store all of your digital treasures and share them with family and friends!," revealed Windows Home Server blogThis compact-yet-powerful storage device features a hardworking processor and hefty hard disk space for your ever-growing collection of […]

The Windows SBS Sustained Engineering team at Microsoft contributed the following articles.We have embedded both of the articles below, that you can read on-site, or at the source URLs.The first article titled "Troubleshooting Client Deployment Issues when using Windows Small Business Server 2011, Windows Home Server 2011 and Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials" helps […]

On June 14th this year, Microsoft SBS team introduced the Release Candidate of the Windows Server Solutions Phone Connector for Small Business Server 2011 Essentials. Now, today, the SBS team has announced the final rlease of the Windows Server Solutions Phone Connector for Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials (aka Integrating Windows Phone 7 with […]