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2019-05-21T14:57:00Z
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Service Delivery Manager at PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
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What do you like most about Windows Server?

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Windows Server?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

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38 Answers
FB
IT manager at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 10
2021-05-14T23:27:44Z
14 May 21

It's easy to set up and deploy.

HB
Software Engineer at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-05-14T01:25:21Z
14 May 21

The scalability it offers is great.

GG
IT Production Engineer at a consultancy with 201-500 employees
Real User
Top 5
2021-05-13T16:55:32Z
13 May 21

This is a stable product.

Nadeem Abdulla - PeerSpot reviewer
Assistant Manager - IT Infrastructure at Taghleef Industries SpA
Real User
Top 5
2021-04-13T15:42:44Z
13 April 21

It's easy to use.

GM
IT Infra Head at a consumer goods company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-03-31T18:21:20Z
31 March 21

It is very easy to use for the end-user.

HimanshuTejwani - PeerSpot reviewer
System Administrator and DevOps Engineer at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-02-11T16:46:47Z
11 February 21

This solution is very user friendly, easy to use for any system administrator, simple to deploy applications, has a wide range of applications available, great UI, and takes less technical skills to operate than some other competitors.

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NK
Senior IT Manager at a pharma/biotech company with 1-10 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-02-05T11:35:33Z
05 February 21

We've found the solution to be very flexible.

DM
ICT Manager at a hospitality company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 5
2021-02-03T17:24:25Z
03 February 21

It is very easy to use. The system is very user-friendly.

YL
Manager at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Real User
Top 5
2021-02-03T10:25:22Z
03 February 21

The product, overall, is very simple. It's easy to use and navigate. It's got a good design.

ST
Vice President at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
MSP
Top 10
2021-02-01T12:27:12Z
01 February 21

Nothing is required for the maintenance of the solution, Microsoft does everything. It is very good and robust.

OL
Technical and Project Manager Industrial Directorate EES CLEMESSY at a construction company with 10,001+ employees
Real User
Top 10
2021-01-28T19:00:57Z
28 January 21

It's important to us that it is easy to use and has easy maintenance because we don't have specialists

NS
Network Engineer at IRPC PCL
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-01-28T18:38:48Z
28 January 21

We have not contacted technical support.

Maan Othman - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior System Engineer at a comms service provider with 201-500 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-01-23T09:27:30Z
23 January 21

I like the views in the user interface.

Kaan Çelik - PeerSpot reviewer
Data Analytics and Business Intelligence Manager at a computer software company with 201-500 employees
Real User
Top 5
2021-01-10T08:04:24Z
10 January 21

I would say Microsoft operating systems are more stable correctly than they were before, they have made some improvements over the years.

NL
Executive Personal Assistant at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 10
2021-01-08T16:41:14Z
08 January 21

Overall, Windows Server 2016 provides a stable environment for some of the very large workloads that it is subjected to in our organization, and it is very easy to use.

MP
Solution Director at a comms service provider with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 10
2020-12-22T18:09:03Z
22 December 20

We chose Windows Server because it is easy to use, and easy to maintain.

DG
Cloud Service Director at a insurance company with 10,001+ employees
Real User
Top 10
2020-12-18T18:21:04Z
18 December 20

We haven't had any issues with the server whatsoever. It's been very reliable.

Shankar HN - PeerSpot reviewer
IT strategist at Convergent Wireless Communications
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2020-12-07T06:30:00Z
07 December 20

Windows Server can be used for any kind of application. It is an operating system that supports enterprise applications. There is no application that doesn't go with Windows.

AR
Operations Director / Business Critical Solutions Architect at a outsourcing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 10
2020-12-01T10:25:09Z
01 December 20

I find mutual authentication and the environment useful.

hugodpereira - PeerSpot reviewer
Computer engineering student at a educational organization with 501-1,000 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2020-11-17T18:33:50Z
17 November 20

The solution, in general, is quite straightforward. A beginner could probably use it with ease. It's always more or less simple to understand how this works.

VJ
System Manager at a computer software company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 10
2020-10-21T04:33:55Z
21 October 20

The most valuable features are the file transfer protocol (FTP) and the secure file transfer protocol (SFTP).

AS
Deputy IT Manager at ICAPP (Americana Group)
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2020-10-15T11:35:05Z
15 October 20

We have had no problems with Windows Server and we plan to continue using it in the future.

CB
organizator informatike at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 10
2020-10-11T08:58:23Z
11 October 20

The most valuable feature of this solution is the ESRP that is used with the Windows Platform.

DS
Technical Director at a security firm with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5
2020-10-11T08:58:18Z
11 October 20

This is quite a stable product.

KH
Principal Consultant at a computer software company with 51-200 employees
Consultant
Top 10
2020-10-04T06:40:32Z
04 October 20

The features that I like the most are that it's easy to use and the integration.

WK
IT Infrastructure Engineer at a government with 5,001-10,000 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2020-09-29T05:58:33Z
29 September 20

This is a stable product and we plan to continue using it in the future.

JH
IT Engineer at a printing company with 201-500 employees
Real User
Top 5
2020-09-29T05:58:00Z
29 September 20

The initial setup was straightforward. We had it fully installed within one or two hours.

LW
Technical Solutions Architect at a computer software company with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5
2020-09-27T04:10:16Z
27 September 20

The domain controller features are useful.

Noor Parkar - PeerSpot reviewer
Sr. System and Storage Administrator at a government with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2020-09-27T04:10:11Z
27 September 20

The solution is easy to learn. It doesn't take much training.

MP
ICT System Engineer at a financial services firm with 5,001-10,000 employees
Real User
2020-09-13T07:02:31Z
13 September 20

PowerShell is a great feature of the solution.

AA
IT Infrastructure Manager at a consumer goods company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
2020-08-27T10:31:48Z
27 August 20

The main features that we are using are active directory, domain, and DNS.

Kevin Honde - PeerSpot reviewer
Data Solution Architect at Econet Wireless Zimbabwe
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2020-08-26T07:13:25Z
26 August 20

The most valuable feature is Active Directory.

PM
Senior IT Specialist at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 20
2020-08-11T06:17:32Z
11 August 20

Every time they perform a new release, the solution gets better and better.

QusaiMuhammad - PeerSpot reviewer
Volunteer - IT Department at SARC
Real User
2020-08-05T06:59:31Z
05 August 20

Windows Server is very easy to use.

LG
System Architect at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Reseller
2020-07-23T07:58:40Z
23 July 20

The active directory that the server provides is the solution's most valuable aspect.

Nehad Elkordi - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Manager at Rashideen Egypt For Trade
Real User
2020-07-12T11:48:50Z
12 July 20

I'm using all the features within it and find them all quite helpful.

2019-07-03T14:32:00Z
03 July 19

The most valuable feature of this solution is Hyper-V Live Migration for Critical applications.

reviewer1099098 - PeerSpot reviewer
User with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
2019-05-21T14:57:00Z
21 May 19

Provides workspaces for the entire organization with fewer resources.

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