Microsoft Corp. this morning delivered a holiday surprise for customers and partners, unveiling a public beta for its hypervisor-based server virtualization technology called Hyper-V, a feature with some versions of Windows Server 2008.
The beta is available for download at http://www.microsoft.com/ws08eval.
Windows Server 2008 Release Candidate 1 Enterprise with Hyper-V Beta
The beta was previously expected to be ready in the first quarter of 2008.
More information about Windows Server 2008 and the Hyper-V beta is available at http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2008/virtualization/default.mspx.
Also check Windows Virtualization Team Blog for couple of Hyper-V videos.
and Windows Server Division Weblog.
and more information on the presspass site