Windows Server 2016 is the platform for building an infrastructure of connected applications, networks, and web services, from the workgroup to the data center.
This is a quick deployment and ready-to-run image.
Simple and rapid installation. Easy to maintain.
The guide how to connect to Windows Server 2016 Minimal
After purchasing the VM you can be connected to it with a help of downloaded utility program from Azure or by means of built-in service of WindowsRDP
When the IP address of your VM is specified you should enter a username and password that were specified while creating the virtual machine.
The advantage of this OS is that it has been optimized for better performance.