Microsoft® Windows Server 2016
Experience a new operating system that incorporates modern application development tenets and makes the software-defined datacenter more than just a catch phrase. Windows Server 2016 will make your vision a reality without abandoning what you have today.
In this cloud-inspired, on-demand world, speed is the new currency. Your end users are counting on you to deliver faster than ever before. How can you ensure you meet this ever-increasing demand? With Windows Server 2016—designed to be simple, flexible, and open.
Featuring new capabilities built in to the operating system, you get the right platform for modern application development with the right features for the software-defined datacenter. Advances in compute, networking, storage, and security are all fully integrated to make innovation easier. Windows Server 2016 can help you tackle the toughest business requirements.
Answer today’s IT infrastructure challenge with a standardization and automation solution that responds to increases in scale and uncertainty—create an environment that’s flexible enough to accommodate any application workload
Modern application platform
Generate rapid development and deployment, with the flexibility to use cloud or on-premises resources—we bring you application innovation with Windows Server and Hyper-V Containers, giving you new tools for rapid iteration and lighter-weight DevOps so you write the app once and deploy it anywhere
New deployment options
Use Nano Server to dramatically reduce the footprint for both applications and the operating system itself—you’ll spend less time managing dependencies, letting you scale your operations further and faster
Microsoft® Windows Server 2012 R2
At the heart of the Microsoft Cloud Platform vision, Windows Server 2012 R2 brings Microsoft’s experience delivering global-scale cloud services into your infrastructure with new features and enhancements in virtualization, management, storage, networking, virtual desktop infrastructure, access and information protection, the web and application platform, and more.
With Windows Server 2012 R2 you can scale to run your most important workloads with robust recovery options. You’ll achieve value quickly with a wide range of cost-effective, high-performance storage options and simplified delivery of multi-tenant IT services. You can build, deploy, operate, and monitor applications on premises and in the cloud. Empower users with secure access to corporate resources on the devices they choose.
Improve performance and scale capacity more efficiently to run your largest workloads while enabling robust recovery options to protect against outages.
With enhanced support for open frameworks, you can build, deploy, and scale applications and websites with more flexibility by unlocking application portability between on-premises environments and public and service provider clouds.
Simple and cost-effective
Deliver multi-tenant-aware storage and networking multi-tenancy capabilities for storage and networking on low-cost, industry-standard hardware.
Deploy a virtual desktop infrastructure and lower storage costs significantly using a broad range of storage options and VHD deduplication.