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Windows Server 2012 not only delivers high-quality solutions on top of single-platform functionality, it delivers more than 300 new features and enhancements that can help you grow your business.
Windows Server 2012 Versions
Windows Server 2012 comes in three versions: Windows Server 2012 Standard, Windows Server 2012 Datacenter and Windows Server 2012 Essentials.
Windows Server 2012 Standard and Datacenter are technically identical; there is absolutely no difference between them with regard to technical capabilities. The only difference involves the virtualization rights included with the license: two VMs for Standard and as many as you like for Datacenter. If you’re virtualizing, you should use Datacenter.
Windows Server 2012 Essentials is the ideal server for small businesses and provides a powerful and flexible solution that helps protect and control access to your business data, enables you to work remotely from virtually anywhere using almost any device, and simplifies the integration of optional cloud-based applications.
Why Choose Windows Server 2012?
- Beyond virtualization - Windows Server 2012 offers a dynamic multi-tenant infrastructure that goes beyond virtualization to supply a complete platform for building, and connecting to, cloud services.
- The power of many servers, the simplicity of one - Windows Server 2012 offers excellent economics by integrating a continuously available and straightforward-to-manage multi-server platform on industry-standard hardware.
- Every app, any cloud - Windows Server 2012 is an open application and web platform that lets users build symmetrical and hybrid applications and high-density websites for the data center and the cloud.
- Modern work style, enabled - Windows Server 2012 supports a mobile and flexible work style by helping secure users’ access to their personalized work environment from virtually anywhere, on any device.
Windows Server 2012 Capabilities
Windows Server 2012 with Hyper-V provides a complete virtualization platform, providing increased scalability and performance with an elastic and flexible solution from the datacenter to the cloud. It’s now easier than ever for organizations to realize cost savings from virtualization and to optimize server hardware investments.
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure in Windows Server 2012 makes it possible for users to access IT from virtually anywhere on popular devices, providing them a rich Windows experience while ensuring enhanced data security and compliance.
Windows Server 2012 provides an array of new and enhanced features that help reduce networking complexity, making it easier to connect users to IT resources, efficiently manage your datacenter and private clouds, and easily link your infrastructure with public cloud services.
Identity & Access
Windows Server 2012 makes it easier for administrators to protect corporate resources, build strong data access management and protection, and simplify the deployment of identity management infrastructure.
Windows Server 2012 provides greater efficiency, performance, and innovation through diverse storage choices. New features and enhancements for disk, network, and storage area network storage solutions provide greater choice and flexibility while ensuring high availability and uptime.
Server Management & Automation
Windows Server 2012 offers excellent total cost of ownership as an integrated platform with comprehensive, multi-server manageability that provides increased management efficiency, simplified deployment of servers and server roles, and resilient automation.
Web & Application Platform
Windows Server 2012 provides enormous flexibility through hybrid, symmetrical and web-based applications on-premises and in the cloud, increased scalability and elasticity for applications, and enhanced support for open frameworks and open source.
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Windows Server 2012
|Win Svr Datacntr 2012 x64 English 1pk 2 CPU
|Win Svr Datacntr 2012 x64 English 1pk 2 CPU Addtl License
|Win Svr Std 2012 x64 ENG 1pk 2CPU/2VM
|Win Svr Std 2012 x64 ENG 1pk 2CPU/2VM Addtl License
|Windows Server CAL 2012 English 1pk 1 Clt Device CAL
|Windows Server CAL 2012 English 1pk 5 Clt Device CAL
|Windows Server CAL 2012 English 1pk 1 Clt User CAL
|Windows Server CAL 2012 English 1pk 5 Clt User CAL
|Win Svr Essentials 2012 64-bit English 1Pk