We are excited to announce the official launch of Windows Server 2016 will be at the Ignite conference this Fall.
There will be three main editions:
For more information on editions and pricing, click here.
In Standard and Datacenter, there will be three installation options:
- Service with Desktop
- Server Core
- Nano Server
Servicing Guidelines for Windows Server 2016 - Summary
In prior releases, Server was serviced/supported with 5+5 model (5 yrs of mainstream support and 5 yrs of extended support).
- If you install full Windows Server 2016 with Desktop Experience or Server Core, you will continue with this experience via the Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB).
- If you install Nano Server, you will be on a more active servicing branch, Current Branch for Business (CBB).
For more information, check out this article.