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Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation - licence

Manufacturer part number (MPN): 638-BBBI
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation - Licence - 1 server - OEM - ROK - BIOS-locked (Dell) - English - for PowerEdge R220, R320, R430, R630, R730, R730xd, T110 II, T20 Mini Tower Server, T320, T630
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Windows Server 2012 Foundation is full-featured 64-bit version of Windows Server that enables core IT resources, such as file and print sharing, remote access, and security. It provides a network foundation from which you can centrally manage settings on your computers that are based on the Windows operating system, and upon which you can run the most popular business applications. It also provides a familiar Windows user experience that helps you manage users and safeguard business information.

  • Simple and cost-effective
  • Application focused
  • User-centric
  • Server virtualization
  • Storage
  • Networking
  • Web and application platform
  • Simple and cost-effective
    Deliver multi-tenant-aware storage and networking multi-tenancy capabilities for storage and networking on low-cost, industry-standard hardware.
  • Application focused
    With enhanced support for open frameworks, you can build, deploy, and scale applications and websites with more flexibility by unlocking application portability between on-premises environments and public and service provider clouds.
  • User-centric
    Deploy a virtual desktop infrastructure and lower storage costs significantly using a broad range of storage options and VHD deduplication.
  • Server virtualization
    Take advantage of the cost savings of virtualization, and maximize server hardware investments by consolidating your servers as virtual machines on a single physical host. Hyper-V runs multiple operating systems including Windows, Linux, and others, in parallel, on a single server. Windows Server 2012 R2 extends Hyper-V's capabilities with additional features and industry-leading scalability for host processors and memory.
  • Storage
    Whatever your storage platform, the data it holds is the bedrock of your business. Windows Server 2012 R2 helps you optimize your existing storage investments, such as SANs. It also lets you build scalable, high-performance, highly available storage solutions using industry-standard hardware and Windows Server 2012 R2. Windows Server 2012 R2 helps ensure your storage remains continuously available, so your services can be, continuously available too.
  • Networking
    You can manage an entire network as a single server, so you get the reliability and scalability of multiple servers at a lower cost. Automatic rerouting around storage, server, and network failures keeps file services online with minimal noticeable downtime. Together with System Center 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2 can provide an end-to-end software defined networking solution across public, private, and hybrid cloud implementations.
  • Web and application platform
    Windows Server 2012 R2 builds on the tradition of the Windows Server family as a proven application platform, with thousands of applications already built and deployed and a community of millions of knowledgeable and skilled developers already in place. You can build and deploy applications either on premises or in the cloud - or both at once, with hybrid solutions that work in both environments.
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Operating System Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation - BIOS-locked (Dell)
Product Type Licence
Language English
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Licence Type 1 server
Licence Pricing OEM
Licensing Program Reseller Option Kit (ROK)
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Designed For Dell PowerEdge R220, R320, R430, R630, R730, R730xd, T110 II, T20 Mini Tower Server, T320, T430, T630
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