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SharePoint 2010 Standard Edition - scalability

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 27, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Hello SharePoint people!

We are currently considering whether or not to go with SharePoint 2010 Standard or Enterprise Edition.

We are leaning toward standard edition but wanted to confirm whether or not there are any scalability issues associated with this version.

I have found various articles online that make reference to scalability limitations, but nothing concrete. Examples as follows:

"Enterprise Edition -- Similar to standard edition, presumably with more scalability and management functions."

" Standard Edition ... will be artificially throttled around content size."

I have already viewed various version comparisons such as this one without any luck.

Could anyone shed some light on whether there are any scalability limitations imposed on SharePoint 2010 Standard, in comparison to Enterprise?

Many thanks in advance.

Benjamin Athawes

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