Will Microsoft parachute Windows 7 in early?

by admin January 23, 2008 at 7:08 pm

Curtains for Vista in ‘H2 2009’

Redmond has refused to spike speculation that it is racing to pump out its successor to Vista – Windows 7 – earlier than originally expected.

Windows 7 (AKA Blackcomb then Vienna) had initially been rumoured to hit the market in 2010, but expectations are rising that it will make a crash landing in the second half of 2009.

Australia’s APC magazine even claims to have seen Redmond’s roadmap for the new OS which marks three so-called “milestone” builds for the product’s planned release.

Read more: theregister.co.uk