Microsoft today announced that Windows Home Server 2011 is now ready for release and the process to make it available for purchase wil now start.

Affordable and easy-to-use, Windows Home Server 2011 is the ideal solution to help families keep their important digital files and data automatically backed up, organized, and accessible from virtually anywhere.

  • Many OEM’s and System Builders have already started building specific form factors and solutions based on WHS 2011. We expect to start seeing them in the market starting May.
  • SBS 2011 Essentials will be released in 19 languages including Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan), Chinese (Hong Kong), Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish.
  • The evaluation experience for WHS 2011 will be released in early April.
  • WHS 2011 will be made available on MSDN and TechNet also in early April.

Windows Home Server 2011 is Ready for Release

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