Windows Essential Business Server 2008

Windows Essential Business Server 2008
Version of Microsoft Windows
OS familyWindows NT
Cascades (R2)
Release date2008-09-15
Support end2020-01-14
Based on
Windows Server 2008

Windows Essential Business Server 2008 (codenamed Centro) is an edition of Windows Server 2008 for mid-size businesses.

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Beta 1[edit | edit source]

Community Technology Preview[edit | edit source]

Beta 2[edit | edit source]

Release Candidate 0[edit | edit source]

Release Candidate 1[edit | edit source]

RTM[edit | edit source]

R2[edit | edit source]

This operating system is only mentioned on the Technet blog, and in a post titled "Our Technical Findings While Developing EBS v2", published on 7 April 2010, it was mentioned that "due to external factors, EBS v2 was not released to the public".[1] It is known that the codename of this canceled operating system is "Cascades". It is based on Windows Server 2008 R2.

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