Windows Management Framework (WMF) 5.0 RTM

Windows Management Framwork (WMF) 5.0 is now RTM. Currently, WMF 5.0 RTM is supported on Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012, and Windows 2008 R2 SP1. You’ll need .NET Framework 4.5 installed to run WMF 5.0

WMF 5.0 RTM brings new management technologies such as Just Enough Admin (JEA), PowerShell Classes, PackageManagement, PowerShellGet, etc. and improvement to existing technologies such as Desired State Configuration (DSC), PowerShell Script Debugging, Software Inventory Logging (SIL) etc. to downlevel systems.

 

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/powershell/archive/2015/12/16/windows-management-framework-wmf-5-0-rtm-is-now-available.aspx

Windows 8.1 Enterprise

Enterprise versions of Windows are only available via SA (software Assurance) and o lot of companies don’t have SA with the result that they cant use features like Direct Access and bitlocker.

Now Microsoft has announced that Windows 8.1 Enterprise will be available via Select, Select Plus and Open and all companies can now use the Enterprise version in there environment for en extra fee