New Windows Nano Server 2016 Container Image Released

A week and half a go Microsoft released a new Windows Nano Server 2016 Container Image which Includes the latest security and CU updates.

It’s always a good Idea to use the latest Container Image because usually the latest Image Is more secure, more stable and have more features.

The latest Windows Nano Server Image Size Is 1.05 GB and as you can see It was released 13 days ago.

To download the latest version, use the docker command below to pull it out from the docker repository.

Docker pull microsoft/nanoserver:latest

To start a new container with the new image run the cmdlet below:

docker run -it microsoft/nanoserver

To check the build number, start PowerShell and run the cmdlet below:


The latest build number is: