Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard includes everything you need to get your server running right out of the box. With an easy start up procedure, you'll be up and running in no time. Read on to see what a difference Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard can make for you and your company!
Unlimited Users—No matter how big your team gets, and your company grows, you will be able to expand your server to keep up. Just add more users as you need them by buying a Windows Server CAL for each. Let your server grow with your company.
Securely Access Your Server from Anywhere—Once you get Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard up and running, your users can securely access your server from just about anywhere. Use automatic VPN connections to make connecting to your server a breeze, and your employees can sync their work files from a corporate server to their own devices, ensuring that they have the files they need no matter where they are.
More Storage Than Ever—As your company grows, so too will its storage requirements. Fortunately, with Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard, you can build scalable, high-performance, highly available storage solutions with industry standard hardware. Never run out of space and have access to all the files you need at all times.
Services Always Available—Your services will always be online through Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard, ensuring you never have to stop your work because of a software or service error. Keep moving along and stay productive at all times.
Save Money with Virtualization—When you virtualize your systems and create virtual machines for your use, you will be able to save considerable amounts of money without buying new hardware. Maximize your server hardware investments by consolidating your servers as virtual machines on a single physical host. Save money, while also giving your employees the tools they need to keep working efficiently.
Multiple Servers? No Problem—You can run more than one server at a time using Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard all while using a single dashboard. You can take action across multiple servers through a single relevant dashboard through Server Manager, giving you the speed and ease you need to keep running and stay ahead of the curve.
Failover Clustering—Take advantage of the Windows Failover Clustering service included as part of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard, which allows you to group two or more physical servers together. In the event of a server failure, you can easily rebuild and reboot from these clusters so your hardware is never truly gone.
Automatic Failover—In the event of planned or even unplanned downtime, you can increase your overall availability by using automatic failover to increase your server's overall availability. Keep your servers running at peak efficiency at all times and enjoy little to do total downtime with Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard.
Easier Installation than Ever—New to Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard, you can install either a Server Core version or a Server with a GUI installation without a full reinstallation. This allows you to install the server the way that works for you, whether from the command-line or with a graphical user interface.
Task Manager—The Task Manager in Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Standard has been given substantial improvements and overall redesign to ensure that you have the information you need, when you need it. Tabs are hidden by default, and only applications are shown at first. In the Processes tab, you can see the processes displayed in various shades of yellow, with the more strenuous processes shown in a darker shade.