(The Hosting News) – Microsoft has released the first Windows 7 service pack today. Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is an important update that includes previously released security, performance, and stability updates for Windows 7. Installing SP1 helps keep Windows 7 up to date.
Windows 7 SP1 has been available to MSDN and TechNet subscribers since Feb. 18. Through a recent blog, Microsoft announced that the service pack would be available for download on Feb. 22, 2011.
The new service pack update comes with two new desktop virtualization features called RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory.
Remote FX improves video-streaming and 3D program interaction on remote desktops while Dynamic Memory allows a computer to allocate memory between several virtualized desktops.
To download Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, visit http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/downloads/service-packs