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Hyper-V for free!

Microsoft today announced that Hyper-V will be released as a free download within 30 days. The free version does requires separate licenses for virtualized OS’es and lacks some features available in other versions. But for small customers or test/dev it’s perfect!

The table shows the differences between the editions:

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More information can be found at Microsoft’s site:
http://www.microsoft.com/servers/hyper-v-server/default.mspx

Thanks to my fellow nerd-herder Mikael for the tip!