The proven and reliable technology of Windows Server Foundation provides you with a foundation to run most small-business applications. It's an affordable platform for the core portfolio of IT capabilities, including file and print sharing, remote access and security. A simple and familiar Windows experience makes it easy for organizations to get up and running. As the heart of a true local area network, Windows Server Foundation lets employees exchange data securely, without requiring e-mail or the Internet access.
It's a great time to upgrade! Windows Server 2008 R2, with Service Pack 1 (SP1) provides virtualization technology that enables you to deliver more advanced capabilities to your business for increased IT efficiency and agility. Whether you want to consolidate servers, build a private cloud or offer Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, the addition of these powerful virtualization features enables you to take your datacenter and desktop virtualization strategy to a high level.
Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 is Windows Server operating system from Microsoft. Designed to help organizations reduce operating costs and increase efficiencies and agility, Windows Server 2008 R2 with SP1 expands the Microsoft virtualization strategy for both server and desktop workloads by adding dynamic memory management for virtualized workloads with dynamic memory and Microsoft RemoteFX for a rich end user experience with a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and session virtualization. Windows Server 2008 R2 with SP1 also provides enhanced management control over resources across the enterprise. It is designed to provide better energy efficiency and performance by reducing power consumption and lowering overhead costs.
- Pre-installed, ready to use and genuine Windows Server for a very low cost of entry
- Lower combined cost of purchase, use and support
- Right capabilities for your business
- Have the confidence that you got what you paid for
- Stay better protected with enhancements
- General purpose server
Windows Foundation Server provides you with a dependable and affordable technology foundation for running your business applications and for sharing information and resources. Being based on Windows Server 2008 R2, you can run not only core infrastructure, remote desktop services, and identity management solutions for your business - you can support you core LOB applications built on the simplicity and technical capabilities that Windows Server 2008 R2 provides.
- Provides channel convenience
Buying Window Server Foundation could never be easier. Windows Server Foundation comes pre-installed along with your server hardware saving you the efforts of separately procuring and installing the operating system on the server hardware. And as Windows Server Foundation is supported by an extensive network of trusted Microsoft partners, you can rest assured that your investment is reliable.
- Make your first server investment
Ensuring your initial server investment is key to the success of your IT, Windows Foundation provides an ideal first server supporting your single-server network. Windows Server Foundation can be also deployed in a variety of ways to meet your needs - providing flexibility. You can know that your investment in Windows Foundation server will ensure you data and applications will be reliable, secure and provide room for you to grow as needed.