Download and evaluate Windows Server 2008 (Standard/Core). You’ll have the opportunity to try new and improved features and functionality of Windows Server 2008 free for 180 days. To find out more about Windows Server 2008, please visit the product homepage. Please note that this product is available for evaluation purposes only and should not be used in a production environment.
- Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V is required to use this virtual machine
- In addition to the system requirements for Windows Server 2008 as described in the release notes, a 64-bit system with hardware-assisted virtualization enabled and data execution prevention (DEP) is required.
- It is also recommended to ensure that you have a clean install of x64 edition of Windows Server 2008 to be able to use the Hyper-V technology.