Currently, Microsoft customers who want to build a highly functional Hyper-V environment can choose between two deployment options: Unfortunately, when choosing between the two options, customers rarely consider the implications that go along with each of them, especially in terms of licensing. This blog post compares the Hyper-V role on Windows Server and free Hyper-V Server and outlines the virtualization rights and licensing rules that each of these options provides. Hyper-V Server is ready for use right after the installation operation is complete. As for Windows Server , you first need to install Windows Server and then manually enable the Hyper-V role on your computer. Apart from the Hyper-V role, Windows Server also includes various server roles and features, thus, providing more advanced functionality than the Hyper-V Server. VM management. As for the Hyper-V role on Windows Server , you can use a wide set of management and monitoring tools , including both command line and graphical user interfaces. You have to purchase an expensive Windows Server license before you can enable and use the Hyper-V role.
Nano Server[ edit ] Microsoft announced a new installation option, Nano Server, which offers a minimal-footprint headless version of Windows Server. It excludes the graphical user interface, WoW64 support for bit software and Windows Installer. It does not support console login , either locally or via Remote Desktop Connection. Starting with the new feature release of Windows Server version , Nano Server can only be installed inside a container host. Previously, the Server team was more closely aligned with the Windows client team.
You can also ask Cortana what song is playing, and windows 2016 standard will tell you. App developers can add Cortana commands to their applications-for example, you can use Cortana voice commands to play movies in Netflix. If you type an installed app's name into Cortana-like "Netflix"-you'll see a list of suggested commands.
01. How to install Windows Server 2016 (Step by Step guide)