What's New in Windows 8

Veröffentlicht: Februar 2012

Letzte Aktualisierung: August 2012

Betrifft: Windows 8

This content in this section provides information about what is new and changed in Windows 8.

  • Neues in BitLocker unter Windows 8
    This page lists new functionality in BitLocker for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, such as BitLocker provisioning, User Disk Space Only encryption, and Network Unlock.

  • What's New in BranchCache
    BranchCache in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 provides substantial performance, manageability, scalability, and availability improvements.

  • Neues bei der Kerberos-Authentifizierung
    This topic for the IT pro describes new capabilities and improvements to the Windows implementation of the Kerberos authentication protocol in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8.

  • Neues bei der Sicherheitsüberwachung
    This document describes security auditing enhancements for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. These enhancements assist IT pros who work with Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 to monitor, troubleshoot, and enforce security compliance in a network.

  • Neues bei Smartcards
    This document describes new smart card–related features in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8.

  • Neues in TLS/SSL (Schannel SSP)
    This topic for the IT pro describes the changes in functionality in the Schannel Security Service Provider (SSP) for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. The Schannel SSP includes the Transport Layer Security (TLS), the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), and the Datagram Transport Layer Security (DTLS) authentication protocols.

The topics in this section contain information about new and changed functionality for features in Windows 8.


Feature What’s changed

Access Control and Authorization

New and changed functionality


Versions, interoperability, and differences in functionality


New and changed functionality

Security Policy Settings

New and changed functionality

Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

New and changed functionality

Windows Firewall with Advanced Security

New and changed functionality