Contemplating a rollout of Windows 8.1 across your enterprise? The Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2013 now supports Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2.
Forget leisurely three-year product cycles; the release of Windows Server 2012 R2 next month comes barely a year after the original version. Microsoft is heavily pushing the idea that all its products will be on much faster upgrade cycles, but how are IT pros supposed to manage that process?
Windows Server 2012 R2 was announced after Windows 8.1, but has become available in preview before its desktop namesake.