The latest version of Windows Server Operating system which was released in Q3 2012. Its considered as the server version of Windows 8.
Few of the key changes/features
- Metro UI – Except Core
- HyperV 3
- IIS 8
- Four Editions – Foundations, Essential, Standard, Datacenter
- ITANIUM processors are no more supported
Another interesting option is with Windows Server 2012, We have the liberty to switch back to core from GUI. Its really helpful where people can configure the stuffs through GUI and once completed, switch back to CORE.
There are lot many more to list.