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Windows Server 2016 is the successor to Windows Server 2012 R2. Built upon the same core code as Windows 10, Windows Server 2016 brings enhancements in security, servicing, and connectivity. A particular focus on this release was hybrid-cloud scenarios, and has close ties to Azure and other Microsoft cloud initiatives. This does not detract from the many improvements that are available for on-premises-only deployments

Windows Server 2016 comes in Datacenter, Standard, and Essentials editions, and for servicing, has adopted windows 10's cumulative model. The new nano-server install is designed to be remotely managed and is designed to be kept current through continuous feature updates. The full GUI install operates similarly to windows 10's "Long Term Servicing Branch" (LTSB) model with cumulative security updates.

Windows Server 2016 has also shifted from a per-processor-and-CAL licensing model to a per-core-and CAL licensing model. This brings Windows Server's licensing more in line with Microsoft's other products and makes hybrid-cloud license planning easier as well.

Related Topics

  1. Windows 10
  2. Azure
  3. Windows Server 2012
  4. Windows OS
  5. Active Directory
  6. Microsoft Server OS
  7. Exchange
  8. Hyper-V
  9. Windows Server 2008
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During the initial replications from Source(primary member) to Destination, would disabling the folder target on destination server stop the replication? I would like clients to connect to source …

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  I read some good things about Server Backup in Window Server 2016. Notably being able to backup virtual machines incrementally and does not have 2TB size limitation anymore. With USB 3 ports …

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Ok We are running Windows Server 2016 std  X64.  We Two servers clustered together.  We added disks to the servers and created a Storage Pool in Windows.  Server Manager Files and STorage Services …

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OK, as the subject states. We are wanting/needing to block IP addresses.
I do not currently have a professional industry standard hardware firewall at the moment.
So, we are going to …

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Is somebody still using Chocolatey? After having trouble last time (old link (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/28991520/Chocolatey-under-PowerShell-is-not-working-properly.html)) this …

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Windows 2016 is installed in DC & ADC
I have added an additional domain controller. I want to demote the existing primary DC.

Do I have to seize all the roles from DC before demoting? Or is there …

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Dear Experts.
I am just done with the setup of a SharePoint 2016 system "enterprise" on Windows Server 2016
what I need now is to allow forms Login to use the same AD credentials people use in the …

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I am using below guide for MS Exchange Migration  but haven't seen anything for local DNS MX entry, do i need to add it now or later while moving mailboxes.

I am in step five

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I have a freshly build Windows Server 2016 standard with freshly installed SQL Express 2008 R2 and one test database installed on it.

When I try to test the connection to database on the server …

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We've been managing a mix of Windows Server 2012 R2 and 2008 R2 servers over multiple subnets via remote desktop.  We are able to login to those servers and go about our various management tasks with …

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I have Symantec Endpoint Manager ver 14 installed on a Server 2016 box.  SEP clients are password protected via policy.  However, local admins on PCs are able to disable the protection…

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I need assistance with transferring FSMO roles from SBS 2011 Std to Server 2016 Std.  We are not using the Exchange and SharePoint.  Company data have already been transferred to the new…

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I have a terminal server in an OU by itself.  I have a GPO linked to that OU and the security filtering is set for the Terminal server computer object and the domain user who I am logging in as.  I …

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How do I create a group policy in Server 2016 to add local users to the Administrator group???

Example - JDoe logs in to a windows 7 workstation and he will automatically be added to local …

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I am trying to add a computer configuration policy within group policy. Under Security Filtering I am assigning a Computer object (not a user or group object). I run gpupdate /force on that PC I added…

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I've created a virtual Server 2016 WSUS instance. The GPO for the client computers is supposed to be set by the network engineer. I'm getting updates downloaded from Microsoft, but have yet to see any…

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We would like to try upgrading one of our servers at a remote site (in another state) to server 2016.  The server is a new build of Server 2012R2 so it doesn't currently have any roles or features …

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i have installed a fresh installation of exchange 2016 CU5 on a fresh clean system. also a newly constructed domain forest. so no previous domain garbage.

i followed the regular instructions. …

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I am in the process of study to upgrade my MCSE 2012 to 2016 and having a hard time understanding the difference between a container and docker.

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I have Visio installed on a server (Windows 2016) where it runs as expected locally. However when I try to run it from a computer on the network through a mapped drive, it crashes before it opens. I …

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Windows Server 2016
I am not happy with our current GP's as some work and others that used to (on Win Svr 2012) don't work at all not matter how many times I edit etc etc. Driving me nuts.

Is …

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I have an evaluation version of 2016
not have got the license
I am trying to activate the windows by using the following command from the cmd
DISM /online /Set-Edition:ServerStandard …

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In previous parts of this Nano Server deployment series, we learned how to create, deploy and configure Nano Server as a Hyper-V host. In this part, we will look for a clustering option. We will create a Hyper-V cluster of 3 Nano Server host nodes with Storage Spaces Direct on it.
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right now I use system monitoring tools to check how much disk space left but from time to time some of my customer don't expected to use tools to predict how much space left 5-10 days later.

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I created virtual machine using Hyper V version 2016. Is it possible for me to mount my Vm that created in 2016 version to Hyper V version 2012 R2?

What are the steps to do that given that …

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Windows Server 2016

259

Solutions

9

Articles & Videos

357

Contributors

Windows Server 2016 is the successor to Windows Server 2012 R2. Built upon the same core code as Windows 10, Windows Server 2016 brings enhancements in security, servicing, and connectivity. A particular focus on this release was hybrid-cloud scenarios, and has close ties to Azure and other Microsoft cloud initiatives. This does not detract from the many improvements that are available for on-premises-only deployments

Windows Server 2016 comes in Datacenter, Standard, and Essentials editions, and for servicing, has adopted windows 10's cumulative model. The new nano-server install is designed to be remotely managed and is designed to be kept current through continuous feature updates. The full GUI install operates similarly to windows 10's "Long Term Servicing Branch" (LTSB) model with cumulative security updates.

Windows Server 2016 has also shifted from a per-processor-and-CAL licensing model to a per-core-and CAL licensing model. This brings Windows Server's licensing more in line with Microsoft's other products and makes hybrid-cloud license planning easier as well.

Related Topics

  1. Windows 10
  2. Azure
  3. Windows Server 2012
  4. Windows OS
  5. Active Directory