Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, the cloud-enabled solution for small business

The ideal server for small business, Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials simplifies the integration of optional cloud-based applications and services such as Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Azure. Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials can help minimise the time, effort, and money you spend on IT.

Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, the cloud-enabled solution for small business

Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, the cloud-enabled solution for small business

Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, the cloud-enabled solution for small business

Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, the cloud-enabled solution for small business

Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, the cloud-enabled solution for small business

Benefits

Protect your data

Protect your data

Server backups are configured using a simple wizard. You can also take advantage of optional cloud-based backup services, such as Microsoft Azure Backup, for an even greater degree of protection. Client backups are configured to run daily for each PC connected to the Essentials environment. Personal data can easily be protected with File History, a new feature of Windows 8 clients, which can be centrally configured and managed from your Essentials server.

Provide secure remote access

Provide secure remote access

There are several options for remote access, including Remote Web Access (RWA), a secure way for users and admins to access files and folders, client computers, and servers. The My Server app for Windows 8 and Windows 8 RT is a touch-friendly way to access your files and folders and perform light administrative tasks from desktops, laptops, and tablet devices. The My Server app for Windows Phone 7 and Windows Phone 8 provides a mobile option.

Integrate cloud services

Integrate cloud services

When integrated with Office 365, you can create your user accounts once in Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials and an associated mailbox is automatically created at the same time. User passwords are synchronised between the Essentials server and the Office 365 service so users sign on the same way whether accessing local or cloud-based resources.

Server virtualisation

Server virtualisation

Small organisations want to focus on their core business, not on managing an IT infrastructure. Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials can help minimise the time, effort, and money that you spend on IT.

IT provider gives SMBs flexibility with mixed cloud and on-premises solutions

IT provider gives SMBs flexibility with mixed cloud and on-premises solutions

Correct Solutions provides IT consulting and hosting services to small businesses in Sydney, Australia. It is a Gold Partner with competencies in Small Business and Management and Virtualization.

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Title agency safeguards data, ups productivity, cuts costs by $4,500 with server upgrade

Title agency safeguards data, ups productivity, cuts costs by $4,500 with server upgrade

Republic Title Agency upgraded to Windows Server 2012 Essentials and used it to lock down desktops and deliver security-enabled remote file access.

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