Windows Server 2008 is offered in the following 32-bit and 64-bit editions:
Windows Server 2008 Web Edition
Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition
Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition
Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition
Windows Server 2008 will be the last 32-bit Windows server operating system. Since virtually all servers sold are 64-bit compliant, give serious thought to switching to a 64-bit environment. The increase in address space results in a significant increase in performance. Also, a 64-bit version takes advantage of the hardware to offer additional security features. At the server, driver availability is no longer a problem. While it’s true that a 64-bit system will no longer run 16-bit applications, if ...