Microsoft is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the completion of Windows NT 4.0. The lineup of server products designed for the masses has evolved in the last two decades, and will continue with the release of Windows Server 2016 later this year.
Microsoft has posted up a timeline of the 20 years of desktop-based server products it has released, starting with Windows NT 4.0, which went gold on July 31, 1996, and was officially released in August of that year. The company states:
With the upcoming release of Windows Server 2016, Microsoft says that its server software are moving from datacenters to cloud-based applications.
Microsoft will officially launch Windows Server 2016 at its Ignite Conference in Atlanta on September 26-30.
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