Windows Server 2016

Windows Server 2016

Windows Server 2016 is a server operating system developed by Microsoft and is part of the Windows NT family. It is designed to provide a stable and scalable platform for running critical applications and services in enterprise environments. Windows Server 2016 brings a range of features and improvements compared to its predecessor.

Some key features of Windows Server 2016 include enhanced security measures, such as Windows Defender and improved Credential Guard, to protect against threats and unauthorized access. It also introduces Nano Server, a minimal footprint installation option for lightweight and container-based applications.

Windows Server 2016 offers improved virtualization capabilities with the Hyper-V hypervisor, allowing organizations to create and manage virtual machines efficiently. It also includes Storage Spaces Direct, which enables the creation of highly available and scalable storage solutions.

Additionally, Windows Server 2016 supports hybrid cloud scenarios through Azure integration, making it easier to extend on-premises workloads to the cloud. It includes Windows Server Containers and the Docker platform for containerization, enabling rapid deployment and management of applications.

With its powerful management tools, robust security features, and scalability, Windows Server 2016 provides a reliable and efficient platform for organizations to build, deploy, and manage their IT infrastructure and applications.