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Windows 7: Microsoft Unveils “Aurora”

16 Jul 2010   #1

Microsoft Unveils “Aurora”

At Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington DC today, the company took the wraps off a new “hybrid” on premise/cloud-based server platform for small business. Windows Server Code Name “Aurora” combines a tailored version of Microsoft’s Windows Server 2008 R2 with connection to cloud-hosted enterprise software (for example Exchange and SharePoint) subscriptions for a monthly fee.
More - Microsoft Unveils "Aurora" On-Premise/Cloud Hybrid Small Business Server | We Got Served

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17 Jul 2010   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

I read all that and I didn't see anything about security. This might be a good read for those thinking about a cloud.
on that site there is a lot of information on cloud computing and security.
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17 Jul 2010   #3

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Nice to have you back, John. God bless.
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19 Jul 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

I'm definitely looking forward to this, especially if I can install it on my current HP MediaSmart EX490. I was thinking of setting up a second small PC to act as a domain controller, but this could possibly combine the best of both worlds.
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