Windows Server

The Windows Server operating system and components such as Remote Desktop Services and Active Directory

Windows Server

The Windows Server operating system and components such as Remote Desktop Services and Active Directory

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Azure Stack HCI Version 20H2 is a replacement for the original Azure Stack HCI that is more closely tied to Azure, but it still does not provide Azure services on-premises.

Timeline shows likely releases and retirements of Windows Server versions for enterprises.

Windows Server 2004 (the latest SAC version) contains updates released since 1909 and refreshes the 18-month support window but offers only incremental improvements.

Illustration shows support status and deadlines for Windows and Windows Server versions after a wave of changes in Apr. 2020.

Darwin chart and accompanying text summarizing Microsoft tools for configuring and managing Windows Server deployments.

Windows Server 1909 contains updates released since 1903 and refreshes the 18-month support window, but offers no new features.

FSLogix, a solution to improve VDI performance, is included in many Microsoft 365 and Windows Enterprise entitlements.

The updated Azure Migrate service adds VMware and Hyper-V migration tools from Microsoft and third parties to existing discovery and assessment services.

Two features of the OneDrive client will improve support of desktop virtualization on Windows Server 2019.

Chart shows the current end-of-support dates for combinations of Office and Windows versions.