In his Day 3 Vision Keynote at the 2012 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in July, Microsoft COO Kevin Turner stated, “Every product in our portfolio is being refreshed in a twelve-month period.” It’s an historic year for Microsoft, the biggest launch year in our history, and an exciting time to be a Microsoft partner.

Upcoming releases include:

· Windows Server 2012 (generally available on September 4, 2012)

· Visual Studio 2012 (virtual launch on September 12, 2012)

· Windows 8 (generally available on October 26, 2012)

· Next release of Office (available as a Customer Preview)