HPE ProLiant & Windows Server Solutions
Powerfully productive IT solutions - together
Strategic partners and industry leaders for over 30 years
Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Microsoft have worked together for over 30 years, delivering innovative technologies, services, and support strategies designed to accelerate innovation, help transform your customers’ businesses, and unleash new business value. When you pair HPE Servers with Microsoft® Windows Server® operating systems, you combine the intelligence of HPE ProLiant Gen9—the world’s most self-sufficient servers—with the ease of management, virtualization, and scalability of the Microsoft Windows Server product family.
Now, Windows Server 2016, running on the complete portfolio of HPE Servers, Storage, and Networking, offers enterprise-class security, scalability, and performance—combining the peace of mind found in on-premise, traditional IT with the forward-thinking flexibility of cloud-ready options.
With Windows Server 2016 on HPE Servers, IT is more secure, easier to manage, and is cloud ready when you are! Microsoft Windows Server 2016 offers customers an enterprise-level operating system designed to maximize productivity, security, and efficiency—giving them all the tools they need to seamlessly transition to a hybrid-cloud environment, at their own pace.
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2016 provides a wide range of new and enhanced features and capabilities spanning server virtualization, storage, software-defined networking, server management and automation, web and application platform, access and information protection, virtual desktop infrastructure, and more.
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2 captures Microsoft’s experience of delivering global-scale cloud services to provide an enterprise-class server and cloud platform.
Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 is a complete Business Intelligence (BI) platform that speeds up how you access, analyze, clean, and shape both internal and external data, while accelerating reliable, mission critical applications so businesses have access to the right data to make better decisions faster.
Microsoft® Azure® is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables organizations to quickly build, deploy, and manage applications and data across a global network of Microsoft-managed data centers, which can be integrated with your existing HPE Server environment. Microsoft Azure enables you to build, run, and scale applications that can move between your data center and the cloud. HPE Microsoft Azure Tokens are available worldwide when purchasing new HPE Servers directly from HPE or through your local HPE authorized reseller. The HPE Microsoft Azure Token enables you to subscribe to most Azure services, providing your business with a multitude of cloud-based solutions. Move faster, scale as you need, protect your data, and run your applications anywhere.
Microsoft Azure Stack is a cloud-optimized hybrid application platform which employs a collection of Microsoft Azure technologies that let you offer a rich, self-service, multi-tenant cloud, consistent with the Microsoft Azure Experience. It gives you the power of Azure and the control of a datacenter, enabling you to offer infrastructure-as-a-Service services to tenants.
HPE Microsoft Reseller Option Kit (ROK)
HPE Information Library: Windows Server Documentation
HPE Microsoft Windows Server 2016 OEM Licensing FAQs
HPE Windows Server OEM licensing FAQ (older versions)
Windows Server Support and Certification Matrix
HPE Microsoft Alliance
PSNow (for authorized resellers only)