Yesterday at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Toronto I was at a breakout session where they discussed the launch timeframe for Windows Server 2016, and now there is a blog post on the Windows Server Blog that includes these details. Below you will find the details they posted, and I’ll include more details of WPC sessions to give an idea of what you should expect as partners, and what you should be thinking about as partners. Before we get to that, I’ll just highlight some of the important things to be aware of. First of all there is the introduction of Long Term Servicing Branch and Current Branch For Business options like what we have already with Windows 10, and you will also see that there are feature/functionality differences between Standard and Datacenter editions, a change from what we’ve had with the 2012 and 2012 R 2 releases.
Read more at source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/ausoemteam/2016/07/12/windows-server-2016-launch-details-and-more/