SQL Server 2008 RC0 now available for subscribers

On the heels of TechEd 2008 for Developers ending on Friday, we are happy to announce that SQL Server 2008 RC0 has been made available for early download by MSDN and TechNet Plus subscribers. RC0 is the final step before SQL Server 2008 RTMs in Q3 of this year. After logging into their respective accounts, subscribers can view Product Keys and download SQL Server 2008 RC0 from the following links:

More information will be forthcoming on this blog as we gear up for an exciting TechEd for IT Professionals in Orlando next week. The second half of TechEd gets kicked off on Tuesday June 10th at 8:30am with a keynote by Bob Muglia, our Senior Vice President in charge of Server and Tools at Microsoft.

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