Play by Play: Nano Server
Nano Server is one of the Windows Server platform's latest, most anticipated releases. In this course, Andrew Mason from the Windows Server and Services team discusses the key features of Nano Server and shows why it will be everyone's future server.
What you'll learn
Nano Server is the incredible, quick-to-deploy edition of Windows Server coming in Windows Server 2016. It has a small attack surface, rapid boot time (5-15 seconds) and small disk overhead (480MB of disk space). In this Play by Play, Windows Server and Services team member and Principal Architect Andrew Mason, gives an overview of the key features that make Nano Server one of the most exciting releases on the Windows Server platform. You'll learn about the history of Nano Server, get a glimpse of remote management tools PowerShell Core and the Recovery Console, and see some amazing stats showing the improvements and efficiencies Nano Server provides over Server Core and full Windows Server. After viewing this course, you'll be ready to make the case for Nano Server in your environment.
Table of contents
- What Is Nano Server? 6m
- Nano Server History 11m
- Nano Server: Just Enough OS, Built for the Cloud 7m
- Managing Nano Server 7m
- PowerShell Core 8m
- Additional Nano Server Management Tooling 4m
- Nano Server in Windows Server 2016 (or Installation) 5m
- Recovery Console 4m
- Preliminary Results 5m
- Nano Server Roadmap 6m