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 Download Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 is now available. It offers businesses and service providers a scalable, dynamic, and multitenant-aware cloud-optimized infrastructure. Windows Server 2012 helps organizations connect securely across premises and helps IT Professionals to respond to business needs faster and more efficiently.

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 Review Windows Server 2012 system requirements
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Technical Resources

Access technical product resources—such as forums, solution accelerators, white papers and webcasts—at the Windows Server 2012 Resource Page.


The Windows Server 2012 evaluation software is available in Standard and Datacenter editions. You will be prompted to choose a version during the set-up and registration process.


ISO available in: Chinese (Simplified), English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish.

VHD available in: English

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