Windows & Interoperability: eWEEK Labs' First Look at Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 RC

By Andrew Garcia  |  Posted 2009-03-06 Print this article Print
eWEEK Labs First Look at Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 RC

eWEEK Labs First Look at Microsoft Windows Vista SP2 RC

by Andrew Garcia
Microsoft has rolled out the release candidate of Windows Vista SP2. Beginning to end, installation of Microsoft's Windows Vista SP2 RC takes just under half an hour on a fresh Vista Ultimate VM, assuming the computer has the requisite components preinstalled and enough hard drive space to complete the job.
Andrew cut his teeth as a systems administrator at the University of California, learning the ins and outs of server migration, Windows desktop management, Unix and Novell administration. After a tour of duty as a team leader for PC Magazine's Labs, Andrew turned to system integration - providing network, server, and desktop consulting services for small businesses throughout the Bay Area. With eWEEK Labs since 2003, Andrew concentrates on wireless networking technologies while moonlighting with Microsoft Windows, mobile devices and management, and unified communications. He produces product reviews, technology analysis and opinion pieces for, eWEEK magazine, and the Labs' Release Notes blog. Follow Andrew on Twitter at andrewrgarcia, or reach him by email at

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