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Microsoft Windows Server 2016

Bring cloud speed to your data center

With the 2016 wave of hybrid data center solutions, Microsoft is bringing cloud-inspired technologies to the traditional data center. New and enhanced features can help you make the most of your existing resources while delivering innovation to your customers.

From the software-defined data center to the application platform, Windows Server 2016 offers new investments in cloud technology that can benefit your data center today.

Explore your licensing and deployment options with the Microsoft specialists at Zones. For more information or to place an order, contact your Zones account executive directly or call 800.408.9663.

Windows Server 2016 brings you new advanced features to further extend software-defined data center capabilities. Advances in storage, networking, and compute are all fully integrated into the platform to give you the foundation you need to meet business requirements.

  • Reduce your data center footprint and attack surface with Nano Server, a new deployment option for Windows Server 2016 that is up to 25x smaller than a full Windows Server deployment
  • Make innovation easier with modern application platform capabilities for Windows Server Containers and – new in this technical preview – Hyper-V Containers
  • Help prevent attacks with powerful security-enhanced features, including shielded virtual machines, Host Guardian Service, and just-enough and just-in-time administrative privileges
  • Reduce costs with improved, modern, software-defined datacenter capabilities, across storage, networking, and compute

Versions available:

Ideal For High Density Virtualization Low Density or No Virtualization Cloud-enabled first server

Unlimited Instances

  • Simplified licensing
  • Cloud level scale at lower cost

Two Intances

  • Host any Windows Server OS
  • Uses Hyper-V Replica formulate mode disaster recovery

One Instance

  • Host Windows Server Essentials OS
Licensing Processor + CAL Processor + CAL Server (25 User Limit)
Pricing $6,155 $882 $501