Danny Moran

Microsoft Windows Server 2022 Core Installation Guide

Published February 05, 2022 by Danny Moran

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Windows Server is the platform for building an infrastructure of connected applications, networks, and web services, from the workgroup to the data center. It bridges on-premises environments with Azure, adding additional layers of security while helping you modernize your applications and infrastructure.


The Server Core option is a minimal installation option that is available when you are deploying the Standard or Datacenter edition of Windows Server. Server Core includes most but not all server roles. Server Core has a smaller disk footprint, and therefore a smaller attack surface due to a smaller code base.


Microsoft Windows Server 2022 Core Edition Installation Guide Video

Download the Microsoft Windows Server 2022 evaluation installation media