As I reported yesterday, the latest wave of Microsoft's cloud vision was posted for download to MSDN, TechNet, and MSVL. Today marks the official General Availability (GA) date for the releases, delivering a slew of updates to existing products that brings new features, functions, and integration for Microsoft's Server and Tools solutions.

With the release of the R2 pieces, Microsoft has also unveiled new resources to help customers get a better understanding of what is now available and how R2 will improve on an already solid Microsoft business area.

The following web resources are now available and you'll notice they are very "modern" in their representation. In better terms, they're highly usable on a touchscreen.