Come October 22, 2009. Windows 7 will be released officially. Microsoft is giving away free Windows 7 Deployment ebook at this Microsoft location.
Some interesting facts to know about Windows 7 installation :
> Worried that you have slower hardware for Windows 7 upgrade ? Windows 7 is successfully installed on slower PCS.
Here is the proof
– P2 with 266MHz CPU 4Mb graphic card
128MB RAM, 96MB RAM
Failed on 64 MB RAM.
Source : Windows 7 on a Dinosaur
> If you use Windows 7 RC then starting on March 1, 2010, your PC will begin shutting down every two hours
IMPORTANT: The RC will expire on June 1, 2010. Starting on March 1, 2010, your PC will begin shutting down every two hours. Windows will notify you two weeks before the bi-hourly shutdowns start. To avoid interruption, you’ll need to rebuild your test machine using a valid version of Windows before the software expires. You’ll need to rebuild your test PC to replace the OS and reinstall all your programs and data. (To learn more, see Frequently asked questions.)
Source: Installing Windows 7 RC