The Windows Server 2012 server operating system was released by Microsoft in September 2012. Dell is working towards a release of Windows Server 2012 on supported Power Edge platforms in 2nd half of 2012. At Dell Release customers will be able to order Dell platforms with a pre-installed version of the operating system.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 installation media includes a set of included Inbox Drivers which support the majority of Dell PowerEdge Servers. Please refer to Inbox Drivers Blog for complete list.
While most Dell drivers will be inbox to operating system, there are out-of-box drivers specific to hardware components. You can also download and install upgraded versions of inbox drivers separately.
This is the summary of Windows Server 2012 Out of Box drivers for Dell customers. You can download these drivers from Dell’s support website.
Dell Web Download
Pre-installed with Dell Platforms
AMD Video Add-on Display Driver
Matrox G200W Embedded Video Controller
NVIDIA Add-on Display Driver
Matrox G200eR Embedded Video Controller
Broadcom Netxtreme I & II family of Adapters
Q Logic 82xx CNA cards (FCoE & iSCSI) & Qlogic 81xx CNA Adapters – NDIS & FCoE
Emulex 10GBe FCoE & NDIS CNA, 10GBe iSCSI Adapter
DellTM PowerEdgeTM RAID Controller
Dell PCIeSSD Storage Controller
Software RAID PERC S100/S110/S300
Intel Romely Chipset Management Node Driver
When will the driver release ? thanks