Office

Office 2007 SP1 is now available from Office Online. The update will be available as an automatic update in three to six months. It will also be available through Windows Server Update Services and Systems Management Server.

Most changes are minor. Changes include some stability fixes, improved compatibility with Windows Server 2008, improved performance and better protection from security threat. Some security improvements are proactive and come from Microsoft Research.

Vista

Vista SP1 Release Candidate (RC) has been posted to Microsoft Downloads. The release includes:

·         RC 1 Public Availability.

·         Deployment planning documentation.

The release improves performance and reliability. For more information, see the Vista team’s blog post, Improving reliability and performance: Update preview release available today.