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Experience and evaluate Microsoft's latest products hands-on with free downloads of Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V Server, Windows Azure, and System Center 2012.
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 offers a complete virtualization platform, providing increased scalability and performance with an elastic and flexible solution from the datacenter to the cloud. Download and install full-featured software for a 180-day trial and you'll also get guidance & other resources from the experts at Microsoft.
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Private Cloud with System Center 2012
System Center 2012 empowers you with a common management toolset for your private and public cloud applications and services. System Center helps you confidently deliver IT as a Service for your business. Download all System Center 2012 components in one convenient package as part of the Microsoft private cloud evaluation. Download and install System Center 2012 for a free 180-day trial.
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Get the best virtualization platform that offers simplified administration, flexible storage, and dynamic resource allocation for free. Download Hyper-V Server now for free, unlimited access.
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Windows Azure 90-day Trial
With Windows Azure, you can quickly deploy sites to a cloud environment, easily deploy Virtual Machines, create highly scalable applications in a rich PaaS environment, and more. Try Windows Azure for 90 days for free with no cost or obligations, and use any OS, language, database or tool.
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