Windows 8 on the server is just as radical a change as the client is on PCs. Computerworld - Every once in a while, you get a glimpse of something in the tech world that takes your breath away. For consumers, the iPad's eye candy and extreme usability, for instance, have the power to change the way they relate to computers. For enterprise administrators, data center managers and system managers, the features and improvements in Windows Server 8 are right up there in significance. It's really a game-changer in the world of server operating systems. First look: Windows Server 8 improves scalability and scope - Computerworld This is indeed fantastic news and bodes well for the future of server operating systems . It has been a long time since anything has come along that even approaches the scope of the new Server 8 .