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Microsoft Outlines Pricing, Packaging and Licensing for Windows Server 2008

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At Microsoft TechEd IT Forum 2007, Bob Kelly, corporate vice president of Infrastructure Server Marketing at Microsoft Corp., updated an audience of more than 5,000 IT professionals on the development of Windows Server 2008 and a new virtualization offering. As Microsoft nears the final stages of Windows Server 2008 development and the Feb. 27, 2008, worldwide launch event, Kelly announced detailed packaging, pricing and licensing information for Windows Server 2008.


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$28 extra for hyper-V?

Is the feature so worthless... is it REALLY necessary to have separate packaging/licensing for this feature? At a cost of $28 on top of a $3000 ticket. Silly marketing boys. Fall on swords.