The RC version is available for download HERE. You can also find the download link in the Downloads section in the right hand side column of the magazine’s home page.
WMF RC can be installed on the following Operating Systems:
- Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (32-bit & 64-bit)
- Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (64-bit only) – Server Core now supported with the RC release.
- Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (32-bit & 64-bit)
Windows Management Framework 3.0 contains Windows PowerShell 3.0, WMI and WinRM. The package also includes a CIM provider that allows you to collect management data from servers with Windows Management Framework 3.0 installed with the new Server Manager in Windows Server 2012 RC.