Microsoft Virtual Machine Manager beta 1 expected for August

After announcing the product and related beta at WinHEC 2006, Microsoft is finally opening the program of Virtual Machine Manager, solution aimed to add enterprise management capabilities Virtual Server customers are complaining about since years.

Unfortunately betatesters will find a bad surprise since at the moment the program is open but no downloads are available and a red warning advice:

The product is currently in the final stages of testing and still on track for availability this August.

At least you are still on time to enroll the beta.

The Virtualization Industry Roadmap has been updated accordingly.