Windows Vista Enterprise Edition appears on Select

Microsoft appears to have published Office 2007 and Vista keys to Select licenced customers.

Along with the keys is a download entitled "Windows Vista Enterprise English Disk Kit MVL ISO CD". It's not quite clear what this is but since the download is 2641MB you can only assume it's Windows Vista Enterprise Edition. The download was published a few hours ago.

We are currently awaiting a response from Microsoft and will update shortly.

Update: Microsoft have now pulled the download but the keys remain. Updated with screenshot of what was. A Microsoft spokesperson has confirmed that Vista has not yet RTM'd but is unable to explain the odd appearance of Vista Enterprise.

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Are people who have a Technet/MSDN subscription allowed to give copies of full OS'es to friends, family, etc? Just wondering.

Quote - redeemed said @ #15.2
Are people who have a Technet/MSDN subscription allowed to give copies of full OS'es to friends, family, etc? Just wondering.

No, it's called piracy.

Sweet... I hope that VLK's do get ultimate as well (Also a school) as I'd like to have it on my work laptop.
I'll pick up our keys tomorrow morning

yeah , just checked my select account and there both showing(keys that is), can not wait for the download, hopfully i will be able to use ultimate

Quote - boogerjones said @ #22.1
Ultimate contains more features than enterprise.

Yes, but are all Enterprise features contained with Ultimate? I know all the media stuff is in, but are all the security capabilities of Ent. in as well?

Yes, the Ultimate version contains all the security features of Enterprise. The only other difference that I'm aware of is that the activation methods are slightly different between the Enterprise and Ultimate versions.

Hm. Some companies use unique physical USB keys as an activation component. Very difficult to fake, highly effective, easy to use.

Thing is, Vista hasn't RTMed yet, so whatever got posted, wasn't the final bits that'll end up on the installation CDs anyway.

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