The final build of WS2012
As of Sept. 4, Windows Server 2012 officially went up for sale. It was finalized and the gold master build produced in August.
A lot has changed from Windows Server 2008 R2 -- there are many new features and modifications to the user interface, and it represents a different way of working with Windows on the server. Microsoft has done a lot to bring Windows Server into the cloud age and to make it easier to for IT to support working anywhere and everywhere, without a loss of service or quality. It's also melded Windows 8 experiences into the OS in some questionable and strange ways.
In this photo gallery, we'll take you through the most significant changes visually.