Now that we are clear about the Microsoft 64-bit commitment, let’s focus on the future J. Obviously, HPC is a big thing for Microsoft and I expect other important announcements like Jim Allchin’s x64 message in the near future.

However, what about virtualization? Any Redmond news? According to Gartner this is the next disruptive technology. Moreover, the press is full of news like this:

Any Redmond news? Yes: "We are locked on 64-bit," Allchin said. "We like multithreading, we like virtualization and we like [multiple processor] technology."