Windows 8 has been scheduled for release October 26th 2012.
Windows Server 2012 will be on shelves for sale by September 2012.
Be prepared to relearn the entire computer all over again!
Want to know more about what we think of Windows 8? My views fall almost perfectly in line with the writer of this article Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols ( http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/windows-8s-five-biggest-enemies/69548 )