Microsoft announced that Office 2010, SharePoint 2010, Visio 2010 and Project 2010! have release-to-manufacturing (RTM). “Office 2010 products will be available to businesses worldwide on May 12th and to consumers online and on retail shelves this June, customers can pre-order these retail version of Office 2010 at Microsoft Store. Office 2010’s virtual launch will allow people from around the globe to participate in launch, and will showcase product demos, customer and partner testimonials, and interviews with product managers and executives. Our Volume License customers with active Software Assurance on these products will be one of the first to receive 2010 set of products. They’ll be able to download products in English via VL Service Center starting April 27. Customers without SA will be able to purchase new products through VL from Microsoft partners starting May 1,” noted Takeshi Numoto. It’s also an appropriate time to re-emphasize our sincere gratitude to more than 5,000 organizations and partners who’ve worked with us on rapid deployment & testing. Since public beta in Nov 2009, we’ve had more than 7.5 million people download beta version!