Windows “7”, formerly “Vienna”, in 2010

Windows 7

Microsoft is planning to ship its next major version of Windows–known internally as version “7”–within roughly three years, CNET has learned. – Source (CNet)

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Microsoft’s 2008 Product Launch

Longhorn Server

“Kevin Turner, Micro-soft Corp.’s chief operating officer, said at the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference in Denver last week that Windows Server 2008 — formerly code-named Longhorn Server — will be launched next February along with upgrades of SQL Server and Visual Studio.” – Source , Second Article

This is going to be a huge launch for Microsoft next year. They are releasing 3 major products at the same time; frankly I can’t wait. Those 3 products make up the best Windows development environment. Throw in Office 2007 and SharePoint 2007 and you’ve got a solid development suite for Windows. Here is ‘Five things to know about Longhorn Server Core‘.