Windows Server 2019

The best of Windows Server on your Dedibox dedicated server

Windows Server 2019 is the operating system for Microsoft Windows based infrastructures and Hyper-V virtualization. Windows Server 2019 has been improved with new layers of security and helps you modernize your applications and infrastructure.

Price of Windows Server licenses: 1 physical CPU

1 CPUWindows Server Standard 2016/2019Windows Server Datacenter 2016/2019

From 16 Cores *

€40.00 excl. VAT/mo

€260.00 excl. VAT/mo

* A minimum of 16 cores must be licensed for each Server

Price of Windows Server licenses: 2 physical CPUs

2 CPUWindows Server Standard 2016/2019Windows Server Datacenter 2016/2019

From 2x8 Cores **

€40.00 excl. VAT/mo

€260.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x10 Cores

€50.00 excl. VAT/mo

€325.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x12 Cores

€60.00 excl. VAT/mo

€390.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x14 Cores

€70.00 excl. VAT/mo

€455.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x16 Cores

€80.00 excl. VAT/mo

€520.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x18 Cores

€90.00 excl. VAT/mo

€585.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x20 Cores

€100.00 excl. VAT/mo

€650.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x22 Cores

€110.00 excl. VAT/mo

€715.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x24 Cores

€120.00 excl. VAT/mo

€780.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x26 Cores

€130.00 excl. VAT/mo

€845.00 excl. VAT/mo

2x28 Cores

€140.00 excl. VAT/mo

€910.00 excl. VAT/mo

** A minimum of 8 cores must be licensed for each processor and a minimum of 16 cores must be licensed for each Server.

Frequently Asked Questions

How to install Windows Server on my dedicated server?

First, you need to order a server from the list of dedicated servers compatible with Microsoft Windows Server. Then you will be able to choose the edition of Windows Server to install it in 1 click from our console.

What is the price of Windows Server licenses?

Prices for Windows Server 2016 or 2019 licenses are monthly and defined according to 3 parameters: number of physical CPUs, number of cores per CPU and OS edition: Standard or Datacenter. Please refer to the above price tables for pricing. You will pay for your license month by month, included with your server.

Why does Microsoft Windows Server come in different editions?

Windows Server licenses come in 2 editions (Standard and Datacenter) at different prices. Depending on the edition you choose, you will have different features (roles) available and also limitations in the Standard edition. You can find all the limitations on Microsoft’s website.

How many virtual machines can I create using Hyper-V?

Hyper-V is an hypervisor for hosting virtual machines. The Standard version of Microsoft Server allows to install 2 virtual machines per host (per dedicated server). Number of virtual machines (VMs) on the Datacenter version is unlimited.

How to install Hyper-V on Windows Server?

After OS installation, you can manually activate Hyper-V roles from Roles and Features Wizard.
The other way is to use the pre-configured Windows Server image. When selecting the OS to be installed on your server from console, you will simply have to choose for example Windows Server 2019 Standard Hyper-V.

Can I use my licenses on my dedicated server?

It is possible to install Windows Server and use your own licenses. This is a BYOL (Bring Your Own License) principle. Depending on the terms of your license, you will be able to use your CAL licenses or your license keys. In this case, you will have to manually install your OS and fill in your license.

Can I transfer monthly license to another server?

No. Licenses offered are only valid on dedicated servers that we provide and it will not be possible to retrieve it for external use. However, it is possible to terminate this license and install Windows Server on another Dedibox dedicated server.

Does a free version of Windows Server exist?

Yes, and it can be very useful in many cases of use. This version is called Hyper-V Server 2019 and is downloadable from the Microsoft website. Note that it has many limitations and that it is possible to install only Linux virtual machines on Hyper-V (VM without Windows licenses).