1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Microsoft Unveils Official Name for "Longhorn":

Discussion in 'News' started by SimonV, Jul 23, 2005.

  1. SimonV

    SimonV Petabyte Poster Administrator

    6,616
    149
    228

    Microsoft Unveils Official Name for "Longhorn":



    Today Microsoft announced the official name of its next-generation Windows® client operating system, formerly code-named "Longhorn."

    Microsoft also announced that Beta 1 of Microsoft Vista, targeted at developers and IT professionals, will be available by August 3rd 2005.

    www.microsoft.com
     
    Certifications: MOS Master 2003, CompTIA A+, MCSA:M, MCSE
    WIP: Keeping CF Alive...
porta2_tags:

Comments

    1. michael78
      michael78
      I've heard somewhere that vista is going to be an annual subscription based licence. Anyone know if this is true?
    2. zimbo
      zimbo
      VISTA?? anyone know what it means?
    3. Phoenix
      Phoenix
      doesnt it mean sight/scenery?

      'oh my what a beautiful vista'
    4. tripwire45
      tripwire45
      I think I like "Longhorn" better. :tongue
    5. michael78
      michael78
      I think Vista means buggy and will take 2 years to fix with patches :blink
    6. mojorisin
      mojorisin
      Is it just me or after watching the launch video clip do you think they all got rather over excited !!! :biggrin
    7. MrNice
      MrNice
      I presume they are abandoning the 2000, 2003 naming set-up so they dont have to ditch all their marketing crap the next time they overrun by a couple of years. :D

    Share This Page