Now that the Windows Server “8” beta has been released publically there is going to be a lot of excitement over the release’s new features.  This shouldn’t be a surprise unless you have been in a decompression chamber or living under  a rock this week Smile.   Certainly over a million were not, and downloaded Win8 in the first 24 hours. 

 

Download Windows Server "8" Beta

The necessary files can be downloaded from TechNet.

The next release of Windows Server, Windows Server "8", offers businesses and hosting providers a scalable, dynamic, and multitenant-aware, cloud-optimized infrastructure. It securely connects across premises and allows IT Professionals to respond to business needs faster and more efficiently. Windows Server:

  • Takes you beyond virtualization
  • Delivers the power of many servers with the simplicity of one
  • Opens the door to every app on any cloud
  • Enables the modern work style

Need more information? See the product details page.

Register for Download and Guided Evaluation

Register to access technical product resources—such as forums, solution accelerators, white papers and webcasts—at the Windows Server "8" Beta Resource Page.

Step 1

Review Microsoft Windows Server "8" Beta system requirements

Step 2

Register for evaluation

Step 3

Download and install full-featured software for a limited-time trial

Step 4

Receive two (2) emails with resources to guide you and notification when the next release is available

Step 5

Use blogs and forums to share tips

 

Cheers,

Rhoderick

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