Calling all Windows Server users! Whether you’ve already upgraded to Windows Server 2016 or you’re still on Windows Server 2012 and want to try the newest version, we want to hear from you. Tell us about your experience with Windows Server 2016 and you’ll get the chance to win a Microsoft Surface Pro 4.

Still on Windows Server 2012? That’s okay – we have a free virtual lab so you can give it a test drive. Then just write a review on Spiceworks, register for the sweepstakes, and you’re entered to win.

For those who don’t know, Windows Server 2016 is the cloud-ready operating system built to support your current workloads and allow you to transition to the cloud. Azure is an open, flexible, enterprise-grade cloud computing platform, and Windows Server 2016 delivers new layers of security and Azure-inspired innovation for the applications and infrastructure that power your business.

Try it out and let us know what you think.

Try Microsoft Windows Server 2016 Virtual Lab

Here’s how to enter:

  • Step 1: Review Microsoft Windows Server 2016 in Spiceworks
    • IMPORTANT: All entries must include, “This review is part of a Microsoft sweepstakes.”
  • Step 2: Register to complete your entry


  • First 100 SpiceHeads to review Windows Server 2016 will win a limited edition Nano-Man t-shirt
  • Weekly drawing for a life-size Nano-Man cutout
  • Grand Prize: Microsoft Surface Pro 4 with 256GB hard drive, Intel core i7 processor, 16GB RAM, type cover, and Office 365 Personal 1 year subscription

No purchase necessary. Open only to Spiceworks community members who are legal residents of the 50 U.S. and DC 18+. Game ends 2/24/17 at 5pm CT. Click here for official rules.