Highly virtualized private and hybrid cloud environments
Full Windows Server functionality with unlimited virtual instances
Enterprise-class datacenter and cloud platform
Simple and cost effective
Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter is for highly virtualized datacenter and cloud environments. Provides full Windows Server functionality with unlimited virtual instances. Windows Server 2012 R2 provides enterprise-class datacenter and hybrid cloud solutions that are simple to deploy, cost-effective, application-focused, and user-centric. At the heart of the Microsoft Cloud OS vision, Windows Server 2012 R2 brings Microsoft's experience delivering global-scale cloud services into your infrastructure with features and enhancements in virtualization, management, storage, networking, virtual desktop infrastructure, access and information protection, the web and application platform, and more.