Windows Server 2016


Windows Server 2016 is the cloud-ready operating system that delivers new layers of security and inspired innovation for the applications and infrastructure that power your business.

Windows Server 2016 provides a wide range of new and enhanced features and capabilities over its predecessors enhanced security Windows Server 2016 gives you the power to prevent attacks and detect suspicious activity with new features to control privileged access, protect virtual machines and harden the platform against emerging threats.


Secure, Evolve, and Innovate with Windows Server 2016.
The cloud offers IT organizations opportunities to flourish under a new model that delivers faster time to value and innovation. Many organizations, however, face strict compliance or business requirements. For organizations that need it all—security, efficiency, and innovation—Windows Server 2016 delivers it.
Windows Server 2016 is the cloud-ready operating system that supports your current workloads while introducing new technologies that make it easy to transition to cloud computing when you are ready.

Technical Support


What is License Mobility?

License Mobility is a benefit available to Microsoft Volume Licensing customers with eligible server applications covered by active Microsoft Software Assurance (SA). License Mobility allows customers to move eligible Microsoft software to third party cloud providers such as Interoute for use on virtual machines with default tenancy. It is important to note that you may not need license mobility if you are using your own licenses on VDC Dedicated Hosts or VDC Dedicated Instances For additional details, see the Microsoft License Mobility page from technical support

What are my licensing options for Microsoft software on Interoute VDC?

Microsoft Server operating system licenses are not available under License Mobility schemes, they must be bought from Interoute on a pay-as-you-go monthly basis. Windows SQL Server licenses are also available as pay-as-you-go from Interoute. For SQL Server and other Microsoft application software, customers can bring their own licenses using License Mobility, subject to Microsoft’s terms.


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