Hi there! We are on to our second edition of Vail Engineering blogs, and this time we are talking about Launchpad - what it is, how it can be extended and why developers should care about it. I aso want to point out that we got pretty good response to Vail SDK with some of our MVPs covering it pretty well by now.
Windows Home Server , code-named Quattro , is a home server operating system from Microsoft . It was announced on 7 January 2007 at the Consumer Electronics Show by Bill Gates , [ 3 ] released to manufacturing on 16 July 2007 [ 4 ] and officially released on 4 November 2007. [ 5 ] Windows Home Server is based on Windows Server 2003 R2 and is intended to be a solution for homes with multiple connected PCs to offer file sharing , automated backups, print server , and remote access. Power Pack 1 for Windows Home Server was released on 20 July 2008, [ 6 ] Power Pack 2 was released on 24 March 2009, and Power Pack 3 was released on 24 November 2009. [ 1 ] Its successor, Windows Home Server 2011 was released on 6 April 2011. [ 7 ] Upon announcement of the Windows Server 2012 platform, Microsoft confirmed that Windows Home Server 2011 will be the last release in the Windows Home Server product line. [ 8 ] [ edit ] Features