Windows 7 RTM build distribution plan is in execution to partners and public; however, we were missing the dates when Windows 2008 Server R2 RTM would be made available. Thanks to the Windows 2008 R2 team blog, these dates are now available:



ISV (Independent software vendor) partners
IHV (Independent hardware vendor) partners
MSDN August 14th 2009
Microsoft Partner Program – Gold Certified Microsoft Partner Program (MPP) August 19th 2009
Microsoft Action Pack subscribers   August 23rd 2009
OEMs   July 29th 2009
Volume License customers with Software Assurance Volume License Service Center August 19th 2009
Volume License customers without Software Assurance Volume License Service Center September 1st 2009
Technet & MSDN subscribers   August 14th 2009
Everyone else Retail stores September 14th 2009

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