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Express updates for Windows Server 2016 re-enabled for November 2018 update

Starting with the November 13, 2018 update on Tuesday, Windows will again publish Express updates for Windows Server 2016. Express updates for Windows Server 2016 stopped in mid-2017 after a significant issue was found that kept the updates from installing correctly....

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Use Azure Site Recovery to migrate Windows Server 2008 before End of Support

Don’t let the name fool you. Azure Site Recovery (ASR) can be used as an Azure migration tool for 30 days at no charge. It has been used for years to support migration of our 64-bit versions of Windows Server, and we are pleased to announce it now supports migration of Windows Server 2008 32-bit...

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Windows Server 2019 – Announcing general availability in October! 

I am excited to share that Windows Server 2019 will be generally available in October 2018!  This new release is a great opportunity for our customers to modernize their applications and infrastructure in their own datacenters or in Azure.  ...

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Everything you need to know about Windows Server 2019 – Part 3

In the preceding blogs, you were given a video-tour of some of the high-level advancements made in Windows Server 2019 that touched on areas such as the improvements made around hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI), hybrid capabilities such as Azure File Sync and Azure Site Recovery, our new administrative experience with the Windows Admin Center (WAC), and...

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Windows Server 2019 Essentials update

For more than a decade the Windows Server team has been releasing Windows Server editions tailored to meet the needs of small business environments. Windows Server 2016 Essentials is the current in-market edition of Windows Server made for small business and is available for companies with up to 25 users....

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