Windows Server 2012 - Best and worst features

We take you through the highlights of Microsoft's new server operating system


Windows Server 2012 is now officially up for sale.

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.