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Today, in a global online launch event, Server and Tools president Satya Nadella announced that Windows Server 2012 is now available for evaluation and purchase worldwide. In his keynote and in a blog post, Satya describes how Windows Server 2012 was built from the cloud up and delivers significant new advancements in virtualization, storage, networking and automation. The server has been reimagined to power a new world of continuous services and connected devices. It is a cornerstone of what we call a Cloud OS, which provides one consistent platform for infrastructure and applications across private, hosted, and public clouds. Microsoft is uniquely positioned to deliver the Cloud OS with Windows Server and Windows Azure at its core, empowering IT customers to move faster, innovate with more focus and reduce costs.
Customers are already using Windows Server 2012 to realize the promise of cloud computing. Just a few of the success stories are:
The industry is ready for the new server, too. Over 100 Windows Server 2012 logo-certified server, networking and storage systems are available for sale from vendors. Hundreds of software vendors are readying their applications. More than 7,500 service and transactional partners are trained through the Microsoft Partner Network.
More information on today’s global online launch event, including the press release, can be found on the Microsoft’s Cloud Virtual Pressroom. You can also follow the conversation on Twitter at #WinServ.