Windows Server "8," a Cloud-Enabled OS
The capabilities introduced in the upcoming Windows Server "8" go well beyond virtualization to deliver a dynamic, multi-tenant infrastructure and provide users with flexible access to data and applications while simplifying management and maintaining security, control, and compliance.
See where the investments in the new Windows Server “8” platform will enable the fastest, most scalable and flexible solutions yet.
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The content contained in this collection describes what's new and changed in Windows Server “8” Beta and focuses on changes that will potentially have the greatest impact on your use of this release.
Distinguished Engineer for Windows Server Jeffrey Snover dishes on the improvements in Server Manager, Windows PowerShell Integrated Scripting Environment, Server Core, and the Metro style interface.
This document will help you find and open common management tools, create shortcuts to frequently-used programs, run programs with elevated privileges, and perform common tasks like signing in and out, restarting, and shutting down computers running Windows Server “8” Beta and Windows 8 Consumer Preview.
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With the Windows 8 Consumer Preview in the field, it's time to reimagine how your organization takes advantage of the new world of mobility, connectivity, data security and management.
Guidance for operating your Windows Server environment at peak performance.