Microsoft has officially announced and made available the Windows 7 SP1 RTM and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 to their OEM partners. Windows 7 Service Pack 1 will be available to MSDN, TechNet and Volume License customers on February 16th and to general public on February 22nd through the Microsoft Download Center and Windows Update.
Many of the updates available in Windows 7 SP1 has already been previously delivered through Windows Update, so there wouldn’t be much changes for users who have already applied those updates.
Windows 7 Service Pack 1 has been in development for a long time now and it is finally making it’s way out to the users. This could also mean the impending release of Internet Explorer 9 is around the corner.