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Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012, codenamed "Windows Server 8", is the sixth release of Windows Server.

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Windows Server 2012, codenamed "Windows Server 8", is the sixth release of Windows Server. It is the server version of Windows 8 and succeeds Windows Server 2008 R2. Two pre-release versions, a developer preview and a beta version, were released during development. The software was generally available to customers starting on September 4, 2012.

Unlike its predecessor, Windows Server 2012 has no support for Itanium-based computers, and has four editions. Various features were added or improved over Windows Server 2008 R2, such as an updated version of Hyper-V, an IP address management role, a new version of Windows Task Manager, and ReFS, a new file system. Although it has a Metro user interface (which has led to a mixed reception for Windows 8), the operating system has generally received positive reviews for these features. More Info »


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Windows Server 2012 (sometimes referred to as Windows Server, Windows Server 8) was added by camis in Mar 2012 and the lastest update was made in Nov 2014. There is a history of activites on Windows Server 2012 in our Change Log and Activity Log. It's possible to update the information on Windows Server 2012 or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam. If you want a nice widget to put on your website check these out.
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