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Download the Evaluation: Windows Server 2012 R2

Windows Server is a key ingredient of the Cloud OS. With Windows Server, in conjunction with the developer technologies within the Cloud OS, you can build modern business applications. Modern business applications often span on-premises and the public cloud.

Modern business applications have:

  • Rapid application lifecycles
  • Access to any data, any size, anywhere
  • Span multiple devices
  • Are secure and available

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  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter ISO
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter VHD
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter on Microsoft Azure


ISO available in: Chinese (Simplified); English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Russian

VHD available in: English

Technical Resources

Access technical product resources—such as evaluation guides, virtual labs, training courses, and forums—at the Windows Server 2012 R2 Resource Page.