As announced on the Windows Server blog last month, the team has released Windows Server 2012 R2 for General Availability. Download the Windows Server 2012 R2 evaluation or use our free Windows Server 2012 R2 Virtual Labs to test the product online without installation.
Then, learn directly from Microsoft's product experts with a series of new Windows Server 2012 R2 courses on Microsoft Virtual Academy:
Windows Server 2012 R2: Networking
Windows Server 2012 R2: Server Management & Automation
Windows Server 2012 R2: Web and Application Platform
Windows Server 2012 R2: Access and Information Protection
View all of the latest courses on Windows Server 2012 on the MVA Windows Server Topic Page.
Some highlighted content below that may pique your interest!
Learn the new features in Exchange server 2013 in this introductory course.
Are you planning an upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, or do you just want to know more about what it would involve? Take this fast-paced, demo-rich Jump Start course about planning, deploying, and managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 on-premises. You’ll find out how to manage the messaging infrastructure and provide high availability and security through live demos geared to your business needs. This Jump Start is appropriate for anyone upgrading from earlier versions of Exchange as well as IT Pros new to Exchange but with prior networking experience. It will help you prepare for Exam 70-341
Learn how System Center 2012 R2 can help manage Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft experts have released a series of new MVA courses on Windows Server 2012 R2. Get insight into industry trends, performance levels, and network performance with our server networking course.
SERVER MGMT & AUTOMATION
Free MVA course – Windows Server 2012 R2: Server Management & Automation
Learn to create a more efficient work environment through management and automation within Windows Server 2012 R2. The course also detailing new management capabilities, updates to Windows PowerShell, deployment options and methods, and MultiServer Management capabilities.
WEB & APP PLATFORM
Overcome the technical challenges involved in integrating private & hybrid cloud services.
Learn about Microsoft's commitment to delivering an end-to-end solution for self-service delivery of multi-tenant cloud services directly from the experts.
ACCESS & INFO PROTECTION
Learn how Windows Server 2012 R2 helps you provision, manage and secure devices.
The world of bring-your-own devices (BYOD) provides businesses and users with flexible and low-cost productivity and connection solutions. At the same time, it presents IT Pros and admins with serious challenges in securing their infrastructure. This new course from MVA will teach you how Windows Server 2012 R2 helps you provision, manage and secure devices while creating a seamless experience for the user.