What is the expected release date for Windows Server "8"?

What is the expected release date for Windows Server "8"?

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Andrew DavisManagerCommented:
2012. thats it. there is no specific date as yet. my guess is that it will be Q4 but thats just a guess.

Cliff GaliherCommented:
Microsoft has given *no* indication on a release date. Even "2011" is (a fairly safe) guess.
Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Agreed - there is NO release date given yet.  If you want to look at how Win7 progressed, that might give you an idea (when the beta/preview was released and when it was available in stores).  But even that's a guess.
Andrew DavisManagerCommented:
 "Even "2011" is (a fairly safe) guess"
i know microsoft have done some strange things but doubt they will time travel to the past to release it.  Think you meant 2013 ;)


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Cliff GaliherCommented:
I blame the "new iPad" for said typo...  ;).  Not that I even own one, but I'm sure it is to blame somehow...
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