The Windows Server Blog today announced that Windows Server 2012 has been released to manufacturing (also known as RTM).
The post also stated that Windows Server 2012 will be generally available for evaluation and purchase by all customers around the world on September 4th
Going by previous experience this would mean that Windows Server 2012 Essentials will RTM the beginning of October and be available for purchase in early December hopefully in time for the holiday season.
The other news is that Windows 8 was also released to manufacturing today will it being available worldwide on October 26th, whilst MSDN and TechNet subscribers can get it in a couple of weeks time on August 15th.
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