Software giant Microsoft Corp. has released new test versions of what company co-founder Bill Gates called its three most important products: Windows Vista for desktop computers, Windows for servers, and the Office business software suite.

The new beta, or test, products were unveiled May 23 at Microsoft's annual Windows Hardware Engineering Conference, a highly technical event for the companies that produce gadgets powered by Microsoft products. The test releases are important because they help those companies prepare for the final launch of the new versions of Windows and Office.


Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our
news and resources and get
eSchool News Today email newsletter