Device CAL for Windows Server 2022 Remote Desktop Services

Device CAL for Windows Server 2022 Remote Desktop Services (RDS)

Windows Server 2025 Datacenter

Windows Server 2025 Datacenter

Windows Server 2025 Standard

Availability: Out of stock

Expected Release: Second Half of 2024

Introducing Windows Server 2025: A New Era of Hybrid Cloud, Enhanced Security, and Performance Excellence

Windows Server 2025 Standard is gearing up to be a significant update with a focus on hybrid, adaptive cloud environments, reflecting Microsoft's commitment to innovation based on user feedback. The introduction of this version was officially announced by Microsoft, aiming to cater to the evolving needs of modern businesses with enhanced security, performance improvements, and new features.

Key Features and Enhancements

Windows Server Hotpatching: This feature is now available for everyone, allowing for quicker and more seamless updates without the need for system reboots, which minimizes downtime and enhances productivity.

Next-Generation Active Directory and SMB: With a focus on security and efficiency, the Active Directory (AD) sees significant upgrades, including a new functional level for domain and forest in AD, ensuring better organization and management of IT infrastructure components.

Mission Critical Data & Storage Solutions: Tailored for high-demand environments, these enhancements aim to provide robust and reliable data management and storage capabilities.

Hyper-V & AI Integration: Indicating a push towards intelligent computing, Hyper-V enhancements coupled with AI capabilities aim to optimize virtualization and computing resources.

Security Enhancements: Security remains a top priority with updates including support for TLS 1.3 for LDAP over TLS, a new preferred method for changing passwords using AES encryption, and other significant security updates that aim to protect against evolving cyber threats.

Performance Improvements: The server will benefit from improvements in the Jet Blue engine, with new domain controllers supporting a 32K page size and using 64-bit long value IDs for enhanced performance. Additionally, it introduces NUMA support, allowing AD to expand beyond 64 cores and utilize CPUs in all processor groups, which was previously limited to group 0.

Release Information

Although the exact release date has not been specified, Microsoft has initiated the preview phase, releasing insider builds to participants of the Windows Server Insider Program. This suggests that the company is in the final stages of testing and polishing Windows Server 2025 Standard before its general availability. The preview builds and the ongoing feedback loop with the insider community indicate that Microsoft is dedicated to ensuring that the final release meets the high expectations and demands of its user base.


Windows Server 2025 Standard promises to be a robust platform that addresses the needs of modern enterprises with an emphasis on security, performance, and flexibility. Its comprehensive feature set is designed to support the evolving IT landscape, making it a compelling update for organizations looking to upgrade their server infrastructure. As we await more details on its general availability, it's clear that Windows Server 2025 will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of enterprise IT environments.

For those interested in exploring the new features and improvements, joining the Windows Server Insider Program is an excellent way to get early access and contribute to the final product's development.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What do I get with my purchase?

As soon as you make a software purchase, you are provided with a 100% genuine Microsoft product key. This key allows you to activate your product directly from the Microsoft website.

How do I receive my product key?

Your product key will be delivered digitally via email immediately and automatically after payment by our shopping system.

Will my software expire?

No, once you have purchased your software, it will never expire. Unlike subscription-based licenses, the software we supply does not have a renewal date. Even if you upgrade your computer, all that is required is to download the software again and use the same key to activate it on your new PC. (Sometimes, it may be necessary to deactivate your existing installation first)

Do I need a Microsoft Account?

Yes, but don’t worry, it’s easy to do, and it is free! Not only that, but it comes with other advantages, like 5GB of OneDrive storage. Most people with a Windows 10 or above PC will already have set up a Microsoft account, but if you haven’t one and are unsure how to do it, we have created a handy guide to help you.

How do I download, install, and activate my product?

The process of getting your software up and running and fully activated is easy. However, we understand that not everyone is comfortable with the process. So, to make sure your installation and activation process is as smooth as possible, we have compiled a comprehensive set of guides and walkthroughs that take you through the process. And in the unlikely event you still have problems, don’t worry. We are here to help. Contact us, and we will assist you immediately.

How long does it take from when I buy the software until I can use it?

We want you to start enjoying the benefits of your new software as soon as you possibly can. To achieve this, we will deliver your product key immediately after payment is received. Then it is simply a matter of logging into your Microsoft account (or creating one) and downloading and installing the software. The speed of your internet and your computer will affect how long this takes, but most people can have the software installed within an hour or two of their purchase.

Is my purchase protected, and how am I covered?

Yes, your purchase is protected. All our transactions are protected by PayPal Buyer Protection. What this means is that if the product is not as described or you have issues with the product key, this scheme ensures that you get your money back. Additionally, at Brytesoft, we are committed to providing first-class customer care. So, if you have any problems with your purchase, we will go to great lengths to resolve any issues.

Help, I have problems activating or installing my product, what can I do?

Don’t worry, we are always here to help with any problems you have with your purchase. You can check out our comprehensive range of guides that cover most of the scenarios where people have problems. And if you still can’t find the solution to your problem, please contact us. Our technical support team is committed to helping our customers with any problems that may arise.

Can I use the software on a Mac?

Our products are for Windows PCs only. They are not compatible with Apple devices. The only exceptions are Microsoft Office 2016 Home & Business for Mac, Microsoft Office 2019 Home & Business for Mac and Microsoft Office 2021 Home & Business for Mac.

Will I get software updates?

Yes, for as long as Microsoft supports the product, you will receive all relevant updates.