Technical Specifications

Comparison of Windows Storage Server 2008R2 Essentials with other Microsoft Small Business server products.

SMB Server 2011 Solutions/Roles SBS 2011
Add On
SBS 2011
WSS 2011
MultiPoint 2011
Windows Server 2008 R2 bullet bullet bullet bullet bullet
Exchange Server 2010 bullet        
Windows SharePoint Foundation 2010 bullet        
Windows Server Update Services 3.0 bullet        
Management Console Integration bullet   bullet bullet bullet
Remote Web Access bullet   bullet bullet  
Network Fax Server bullet        
Client Backup     bullet bullet  
Thin Client RDP Connections       bullet
Must Run in SBS Domain Itself Only Required Itself Only  
Run As Domain Controller Required Optional Required No No
Per User/Computer CAL Yes Yes No No Yes
Maximum Client Count 75 75 25 25 10/20
CALS Included by default 5 0 25 25 0
Downgrade Yes Yes No
Virtualization rights -1+1 bullet No OEM
QL Server 2008 for Small Business (SQL OK ) bullet (SQL OK )
Used with permission of SMB MVP Community Roadshow Copyright (c) IT Pro Conference 2011-2012

BoonBox/HP Proliant Microserver Specifications

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Processor AMD Turion™ II Model Neo N40L
Number of Processors 1
Memory, standard 2GB
Processor core available 2
Memory slots 2 DIMM slots
Memory type PC3-10600E UDIMMs DDR3
Expansion slots 1
Network controller (1) 1GbE NC107i 1 Port
Supported drives Non-hot plug 3.5-inch SATA
1 x SATA 250GB hard drive in drive bay 1
Storage controller Integrated 4 port SATA RAID
Power supply type (1) 150 W
Remote Management Microserver Remote Access Card
-supports Power Control, IPMI KVM
Processor cache 2 MB L2
Optical drive type None ship standard
Form factor (fully configured) Ultra Micro Tower
Warranty - year(s) (parts/labor/onsite) 3/3/3

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