Windows Server 2008 R2 cloud deployment

Windows Server 2008 R2 is an operating system by Microsoft. It is popular in corporate environment as a platform for Microsoft products like Active Directory, Exchange, SharePoint, MS Office Servers etc. The system is used mostly for .NET web and server applications.

Pros: knowledge about configuring and troubleshooting are widely available, Microsoft provides a first grade support, a lot of specialists who know the system. Cons: the system itself can be quite heavy and hardware consuming, the security updates can break your applications unexpectedly. So, it is a common practice to disable automatic updates for Windows Server. It will improve the overall stability of your server.

Deploy4Me provision Windows Server with the most recent security updates. Our configuration includes the firewall rules for your application and activation of commonly used OS features.

Deploy Windows Server 2008 to the clouds (click it)

Amazon Web Services EC2
Google Compute Engine

Windows Server 2008 deployment options and scenarios

Standalone deployment

Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008

How to install Windows Server 2008 in the cloud

To automatically deploy Windows Server 2008 in a cloud follow the steps:

Sign in to Deploy4Me
Set up a connection to AWS, DigitalOcean or Google Cloud
Select Windows Server 2008 and change the params if needed:
Server size
Operating system
and other params
Accept the license and make a payment if required

Deploy4Me tool deploys your software automatically. The installation starts after the last wizard step.
Just wait for email confirmation or watch the real time deployment log.
Once deployed, check your new servers in a cloud and start using it straight away!

Available in Cloud
Amazon Web Services EC2
Google Compute Engine
Available Versions
R2 SP1 x64
Operating System
Deploy4Me Pricing
Promoted deployment
Enterprise Ready
Enterprise level software
Free software license
Source Code
Supported on OS
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 x64