The free Windows 7 Beta has gone live for the first 2.5 million downloaders. Keep in mind that the beta will expire on August 1st, so you will need to reinstall a commercial version. Updated 8:10 PM EST
Sure, 2.5 million seems like a lot, but those downloads will go quickly—so get on it ASAP (and expect the site to be overloaded). If you do miss out, no worries. You can still pick up the download on BitTorrent.