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Licensing Question

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#

Hi Guys,

I am looking at doing something for a client and want to make sure the correct licensing is put into place.

What i am looking at is two serers 1x WFE/App and 1x SQL Server.

On the SharePoint Farm we are wanting in two seperate site collections:

- internet.company.com - annonymous access

- intranet.company.com - internal only

My question is:

 a) can i do this on one server (i know it may not be best practice) 


b) what is the licensing requirements, for example:

  1. do we need to use Server 2008 R2 Web Edition as it will be running a web site to avoid extra CALs?
  2. do we need to use SQL Server Socket/CPU edition as it will be running a web site to avoid extra CALs?
  3. do i need to get server license for SharePoint Server 2010 Standard as well as SharePoint Server 2010 Standard for Internet Sites? I understand ill need say 50 CALs for employees accessing the intranet

Regards, Chris

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