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Windows Server 2008 R2 Introduction:
Windows Server 2008 R2 is a server operating system developed, marketed and distributed by Microsoft, released on 22 October 2009. It was preceded by Windows Server 2008 and Succeeded by Windows Server 2012. Furthermore, It is the first version of Windows which compatible with 64bit architecture only, means that it is not compatible with 32bit architecture. It was released in seven different editions know as Foundation, Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter, Web, HPC Server, Itanium & Windows Storage Server.
Windows Server 2008 R2 enhanced the active directory and include the administrative interface where the system administrator can manage domains, sites, services, user roles etc. administrative interface placed on the top of PowerShell and user can alter its action by scripts. Managing the remote server is one of the key tasks for System Administrators. With the support of Windows Server 2008 R2, user can manage the server remotely regardless of the fact that it is on the local network on outside of the local network. It utilizes the PowerShell 2.0 technology which had the capacity to run the scripts remotely. Furthermore, PowerShell 2.0 got the User interface which is used for writing & debugging of PowerShell 2.0 scripts. Also, PowerShell 2.0 is fully compatible with PowerShell 1.0.
Windows Server 2008 R2 now support live migration of web-based application by using the Hyper-V with the guarantee of zero downtime. A new Hyper-V had been shipped with that version fo Windows server, which had the capacity of handling 32 cores per VM. Remote desktop services had been rebrand which includes multiple screens, Aero theme interface etc. Another exciting feature is the core parking which saves the power of the system by the turning of free cores. Offcourse these core can be loaded again into the system when there is high workload. It can easily utilize the 256 cores as compared to the previous version where a 64-core limit is fixed. In the previous edition of the server, .Net supported was not added, however, Windows Server 2008 R2 fixes that bug and now PowerShell & ASP.NET applications run without any error.
Windows Server 2008 R2 Summary:
- Windows Server 2008 R2 introduced the new active directory administrative interface where user can manage domains, sites, management tools.
- Also, It is used to manage the server on both local networks and outside local network efficiently.
- By default PowerShell 2.0 had been included in it, which had the GUI used for writing and debugging the PowerShell scripts.
- The system administrators can migrate their web application followed by zero second downtime by utilizing Hyper VM technology.
- It got the core parking feature which saves system power by switching off the unused core and turned them on during workloads.
Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical details:
|Article added on||29 Dec 2017|
|License||Trial version (180 Days Evaluation)|
Windows Server 2008 R2 System Requirements:
|RAM||2 GB or higher|
|Hard Disk Space||40 GB of free space required|
|Processor||2 GHz or later recommended|
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