Gartner Research

What to Expect From Windows Server and Hyper-V in the Future

Published: 13 November 2008

ID: G00162726

Analyst(s): Carl Claunch


This research describes Gartner projections of likely changes in future releases of Microsoft Windows Server and Hyper-V (virtualization) products.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Scalability
  • Support for the Evolution of Hardware
  • Improved OS Manageability
  • Power, Efficiency and Green
  • New Windows API and Model
  • Multiple Editions Continue
  • Increasing Modularity
  • Cloud — Windows Azure
  • High-Performance Computing
  • One Windows — 64-Bit x86
  • Continued Engineering Leverage With One Code Base for Client and Server
  • Major-Minor Release Cadence and the Future

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