Windows Server Insider Preview Build 17079 Released

Today, Microsoft Windows Server Team released another Windows Server Insider build 17079 To Insiders.

All new features In Server Insider will be available In the next Sami-Annual Windows Server Release.

What’s New
  • In-place OS Upgrade – Finally after a few releases In place OS upgrade will be available for servers running Window Server 1709.
  • Many users complained about this feature and the fact that there was a need for a fresh Install.
  • Smaller Windows Server Core Container Image – The Server Core Container Image Is 30% smaller In download size and on disk (1.56GB and 3.6GB), You can read about It on our Containers Blog.
  • Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ) available on Server Core Container – Another popular request that by many users In now available.
  • Bug fixed and optimization

To download Windows Server Insider build 17079 use the URL below.

Long and Semi-Annual Channel
  • Announced last year, Windows Server will be available in two release modules.Long-Term Servicing channel – This Is the current and most familiar module where a new operating system version is released every 2-3 years with 5 years support cycle.
  • Semi-Annual Channel – This new module will offer two new releases every year with new features and roles, support will be available for 18 months.