SBS 2003 R2 is specifically designed for a small business ranging from 5-75 computer networks. It gives you the blend of messaging, mobility, security and RWW which gives you more productivity with less i.e. less cost. It doesn’t cost you too much for licenses. It doesn’t cost highly skills IT Pro.
SBS 2003 R2 Premium includes Windows Server core operating system plus Exchange 2003, MS Outlook, SharePoint services, MS ISA 2004 and MS SQL server. All these technical terms or I better call services give you the complete bunch of suite to meet today’s business requirements. So if you own/work in an office where you have 50 computers network then SBS2003 R2 is the best choice to make the use of today’s technology and get your business running 24×7.
What is SBS?
SBS is a Small Business Server, designed specifically for those organizations where they have up to 75 user/devices. It gives you all the features run by an enterprise organization like email, company website (intranet), remote workspace, security /firewall etc.
SBS R2 – if you deploy SBS R2 in your organization doesn’t mean that your organization is a small organization but as I said earlier it is for the organization which has up to 75 user/devices. So if you have network of 50 Users/Devices then you can go for the Small Business Server R2.
There are 2 different versions of SBSR2
SBSR2 STANDARD EDITION
SBSR2 PREMIUM EDITION
What is R2 in SBSR2?
SBSR2 where R2 has updated features in the Small Business Sever. The new features are of great productivity without any extra cost.
By default both SBSR2 versions come by default 5 CALs.