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. As a Windows Server administrator, help achieve your business’ goals keeping the infrastructure secure, available and flexible. Windows Server has been the foundation of Microsoft’s ecosystem and continues to power the hybrid cloud network today.
The following are some important features:
Advance multi-layered security
Flexible application platform
Large community support
Easy configurable AMI with pre-installed Windows Server 2016
INSTALLATION VIA AWS MARKETPLACE
Kindly click on the below link to install the server via AWS Marketplace:
Step 1. Verify the installation
To connect to your Windows instance using an RDP client
Open the Amazon EC2 console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/ec2/.
In the navigation pane, select Instances. Select the instance and then choose Connect.
On the Connect to instance page, choose the RDP client tab, and then choose Get password.
Choose Browse and navigate to the private key (.pem) file you created when you launched the instance. Select the file and choose Open to copy the entire contents of the file to this window.
Choose Decrypt Password. The console displays the default administrator password for the instance under Password, replacing the Get password link shown previously. Save the password in a safe place. This password is required to connect to the instance.