Windows Admin Center SDK is now generally available

We’re excited to announce the GA release of the Windows Admin Center SDK!  Windows Admin Center has been designed with extensibility in mind from the beginning, and with our SDK, you can integrate your own functionality into Windows Admin Center. Extend Windows Admin Center to make it your own.  Build your own tools that integrate…


Announcing Windows Admin Center GA Update, version 1809

We’ve just released a new generally available update for Windows Admin Center, version 1809. This is our first GA refresh since Windows Admin Center version 1804.25, and it’s packed with new features. Check out the official announcement blog post for more information and download or update today! https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/windowsserver/2018/09/20/windows-admin-center-1809-and-sdk-now-generally-available/


Another month, another Windows Admin Center update – Preview 1808

The August update for Windows Admin Center Preview is now available to Windows Insiders! The monthly preview releases include new tools and capabilities marked as PREVIEW for evaluation and testing while the core platform continues to be production-ready. For IT admins who want more validation time for releases they use in production, you can use…


We’ve made updates to the Windows Admin Center SDK (Preview)!

We’re excited to announce the following updates to the SDK, currently in public preview: Windows Admin Center CLI Target an SDK version Refreshed examples Publishing extensions and plugins What’s next? Windows Admin Center CLI We’ve released the Windows Admin Center CLI as part of the SDK!  The CLI installs seamlessly alongside your other global dependencies…


Windows Admin Center Preview 1807 is available to Windows Insiders!

The July update for Windows Admin Center Preview is now available to Windows Insiders! The monthly preview releases include new tools and capabilities marked as PREVIEW for evaluation and testing while the core platform continues to be production-ready. For IT admins who want more validation time for releases they use in production, you can use…


Announcing Windows Admin Center Insider Preview 1806

We’ve just released our first update to Windows Admin Center since GA (General Availability) two months ago. This release is available through the Windows Insider program as a preview version. See the official announcement on the Windows Insider blog for details on the GA vs Preview version options and all the new functionality including the…


New management experiences for Windows Server 2019 – Storage Migration Service and System Insights

The Extension manager within Windows Admin Center is a vehicle for our 3rd party partners to release extensions for their products and services, but also for Microsoft to release new management capabilities for Windows Server features in preview, enabling us to get early feedback and iterate quickly. Storage Migration Service Storage Migration Service, a new…


Windows Admin Center SDK – Public Preview Release

Ever since the Technical Preview release of Windows Admin Center (previously Project Honolulu) at Ignite last year, partners and customers have been asking how to integrate with Windows Admin Center. Today, we are excited to announce the Public Preview release of the Windows Admin Center SDK along with the availability of partner extensions from DataON,…


Manage Hyper-Converged Clusters running Windows Server 2016 with Windows Admin Center

At Microsoft Ignite 2017, we teased the next-generation in-box management experience for Hyper-V and Storage Spaces Direct on Hyper-Converged Infrastructure built on Windows Admin Center, known then as ‘Project Honolulu’. Until now, this experience has required an Insider Preview build of Windows Server 2019. The most consistent feedback we’ve received by far has been to…


Windows Admin Center (formerly Project Honolulu) is now Generally Available

Today, we’re announcing the general availability (GA) of Windows Admin Center, formerly Project Honolulu! Since our first private preview exactly a year ago, customers are now managing over a quarter million servers with 25,000+ installations. Thank you to everyone who downloaded, tested Project Honolulu and sent us feedback! Learn more about Windows Admin Center and…