TechNet Virtual Lab: Deploying and Managing your small business with Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials
What you’ll learn in this lab
New as a fully available role in Windows Server 2012 R2, Essentials allows you to provide a fully configured experience for your small business.  In this lab, you will deploy and configure a server with the Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Experience role through the Server Manager UX, and via PowerShell. Furthermore you will use the Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Dashboard to manage users, user groups, and devices in the network.
What are Virtual Labs? TechNet Virtual Labs enable you to experience a software product or technology using a cloud based private virtual machine environment. You will be presented with a series of instructions, and access to one or more virtual machines, with no additional software or setup required.