This particular license of Server 2016 Essentials supports operation on one or two physical processors, regardless of the number of cores. It can be used as either the host operating system or inside a virtual machine, but not both at the same time. It is also limited to 25 concurrent users. If you need to run on systems with more processors, have more users connected, or run additional virtual machines then consider the Standard or Datacenter versions instead.
Note: Limited to servers with 1-2 processors. Limited to 25 users and 50 devices.
Windows Server Essentials 2016 is ideal for small businesses that have as many as 25 users and 50 devices.
*Can be used as one VM or one physical server, but not both at once.
*25 user limit
*Limited to 2 processors
*Limited to 64GB memory
*Does not support Hyper-V
*Does not support Remote Desktop Services
Configure a custom computer with the Windows Server 2016 Essentials.