Vista Compatibility Center up and running
A beta version of the site, which lets people check whether their hardware and software is Vista ready, is now up.
I've certainly Microsoft's Vista Compatibility Center Web site is now live.about it, so it's only fair to point out that as of Friday morning,
The site, in beta form,. Microsoft had planned on launching it on Tuesday, but encountered some unspecified issues.
With that resolved, folks can now feel free to pick on Apple for a while, given that it has had glitches with both its MobileMe service,, as well as .
The Vista Compatibility Center is part of a broader effort on Microsoft's part to try to create positive attention for the operating system and demonstrate to both consumers and small businesses that it is ready for prime time. The company has also launched a separate effort specifically for small and mid-size businesses, offering free technical support for Vista.