Upgrading to Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

 

One of my Colleagues, Vimal Shekar, has written a great and detailed series around upgrading scenarios of Windows 8. He has broken it down into 5 posts for Windows 8 and 4 for Windows Server 2012. Please find the list here:

 Windows 8

Upgrading to Windows 8 - Part 1: Talks about Hardware needed; SKU types; and upgrades paths and options for Windows 8

Upgrading to Windows 8 - Part 2: Talks about Steps of installation

Upgrading to Windows 8 - Part 3: Talks about the dual boot options in Windows 8

Upgrading to Windows 8 - Part 4: Talks about Restoration of older OS (and in a way, downgrading) Windows 8

Upgrading to Windows 8 - Part 5: Talks about known issues in Windows 8

 

Windows Server 2012 

Upgrading to Windows Server 2012 – Part 1: Talks about Hardware needed; SKU types; and upgrades paths and options for Windows Server 2012

Upgrading to Windows Server 2012 - Part 2: Talks about the Steps of an in-place upgrade of Windows Server 2012

Upgrading to Windows Server 2012 – Part 3: Talks about the known issues during an upgrade

Upgrading to Windows Server 2012 - Part 4: Talks about the known issues in Hyper-V, iSCSI targets, and moving between Full Server, Server Core, and Minimal Server interface

 

Hope this helps. Happy Reading!