Small Business Server: 10 Things To Know

Microsoft’s Small Business Server is the leading server software for small businesses. It’s got a lot of features at a low price and is ideal for businesses with 75 or less computers. Once you go over the 75 license limit you can upgrade to Windows 2003 for a more robust server experience.
Tech Target has put together a list of “top ten” advice before you consider installing SBS, which includes:
75 Users and/or devices is the max
There are two versions
Five CALs is standard
There are two types of CALs
Use the wizards
Leverage the To Do List
Select the internal name carefully
SBS prefers multiple NICs
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