yeah in the meantime you should check out http://www.swgalaxies.net
and look through the guides and everything to familiarize yourself with the new stuff. There is a new GCW guide that I just found (was put up yesterday i guess) as well as several other nice guides to help you get started.
"Without strife, the victory has no meaning. Without strife, one does not advance. Without strife, there is only stagnation."