Microsoft officially announced that, the next major feature update (code named: 'Redstone 3') will be targeted for release in the month of September 2017. They have also announced that the company will release two major feature upgrades of Windows 10 every year.
To know more about the release plan of the next major feature upgrades of Windows 10, continue reading the post.
The giant company has announced that the company is going to release two major upgrades of Windows 10 every year --- one will be in the month of March and the other will be in the month of September. Hence, it clearly indicates that the next major upgrade of Windows 10, i.e. Redstone 3 build, is going to targeted to be released in September.
According to the official blog post:
- Windows is committing to a predictable twice-per-year feature release schedule, targeting September and March of each year, aligning with Office 365 ProPlus. The next Windows 10 feature update will be targeted for September 2017.
- Each Windows 10 feature release will be serviced and supported for 18 months. This is consistent with our current Windows 10 approach, but adds further clarity and predictability to organizations by aligning with Office 365 ProPlus.
- In addition, System Center Configuration Manager will support this new aligned update model for Office 365 ProPlus and Windows 10, making both easier to deploy and keep up to date.
If you are a Windows Insiders in the fast ring, you might have already started getting the preview builds from the Redstone 3 development branch. Just like the Windows 10 Creators Update (code named: Redstone 2), the next major upgrade will include a set of new features, which the company is yet to announce in the coming days.