Windows Server 2022

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Windows Server 2022
DeveloperMicrosoft
OS familyWindows Server
General
availability
August 18, 2021; 2 years ago (2021-08-18)
Latest release21H2 (10.0.20348.2340) / March 12, 2024; 30 days ago (2024-03-12)
Platformsx64
Preceded byWindows Server 2019 (2018)
Official websitehttps://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver
Support status
Support started on August 18, 2021
Mainstream support will end on October 13, 2026
Extended support will end on October 14, 2031

Windows Server 2022 is the 10th and latest release of Windows Server operating system developed by Microsoft. It was announced at the Microsoft Build 2021 event on January 5, 2021. It was released worldwide on August 18, 2021, and is the successor of Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019.

History[change | change source]

In January 2021, Microsoft announced Windows Server 2022 would be released at the beginning of 2021. Microsoft introduced Windows Server 2022 on March 2, 2021, and released it worldwide on August 18, 2021.