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Next Stops for the Windows Server 2012 Community Roadshow: Croatia and Australia!

Hi again, Here is another update on upcoming events for the Windows Server 2012 Community Roadshow from my colleague Christa Anderson: Kevin Beares   Hi, this is Christa Anderson, Community Lead for the Windows Server and System Center Group.  The Windows Server community roadshow continues, making its way next week to Croatia and Sydney, Australia. Reserve your...

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Next Stop for the Windows Server 2012 Community Roadshow: China, Germany, and Bosnia and Herzegovina!

Hi, this is Kevin Beares, as promised two weeks ago in our post, Windows Server 2012 Training has begun!!! Register Now! … We will continue to bring you more information on the roadshow as new dates and cities are locked in. Here is a message from my colleague Christa Anderson, Community Lead for the Windows Server and System Center...

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Windows Server 2012 Essentials released to manufacturing, available for evaluation today!

Windows Server has an awesome dynamic range.  It runs everything from the largest internet sites to the smallest businesses.  With all of the discussion about being a CloudOS, you might wonder whether this represents a change.  The answer is a definitive ‘no’.  We believe that the cloud offers dramatic advantages to everyone.  In today’s post,...

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Windows Server 2012 is here — and so is the Cloud OS

Today’s launch of Windows Server 2012 puts a spotlight on the transformational shift underway across the entire IT ecosystem.  This transformation is being driven by an exponential growth of devices used for smarter, more personalized applications, which in turn create an explosion of data and the need for more computing power.  It is a world...

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Software Defined Networking, Enabled in Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 SP1, Virtual Machine Manager

Unlocking Network Flexibility, Efficiency, and Multi-tenancy for the Cloud When we talked with customers about their datacenters, we found that virtualization was not fully living up to its potential.  Customers readily acknowledged the benefits of machine virtualization, but they wanted even more IT agility.  In particular, customers wanted the ability to easily migrate VMs across...

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Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate Essentials available now

Great news!  We reached another important milestone on the road to the final release of Windows Server 2012 Essentials:  the Release Candidate (RC) is available now for download and evaluation.If you haven’t started exploring the product yet, this new pre-release version is an ideal time to begin.  You can find more information about this release...

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