Upgrade 2016 DC to 2019 DC OS

Team2 0 Reputation points
2023-03-04T06:02:50.6733333+00:00

Hi All,

I want to know why we need to upgrade our current DC 2016 to 2019 OS.

Is there any benifits?

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  1. Michael Durkan 12,146 Reputation points MVP
    2023-03-04T10:01:36.4466667+00:00

    Hi

    the list of upgraded features is listed here:

    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server/get-started/whats-new-in-windows-server-2019

    Its really down to whether your organization would benefit from any of these features (none of which are linked to Active Directory which you specified in the question, as there is no higher AD Domain level than 2016 at the moment). The Security and Compute ones are beneficial.

    Also, reminder that Server 2016 EOL is not until Jan 2027

    Hope this helps,

    Thanks

    Michael Durkan

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