WindowsStorageServer5Auf der Windows Storage Server Home Page  geht leider nicht wirklich hervor, was die Unterschiede bei den verschiendenen Versionen des Windows Storage Server 2003 R2 sind. Jeff von Windows Connected schafft Abhilfe und hat diese Übersicht zusammengestellt.

Note to Microsoft: You guys might want to think about posting a similar chart on the , eh?

Ähm. Ja, hier bitte schön:

Storage Server 2003 R2 Express Edition
Hard Drives 2 SATA drive limit (no SAS)
RAID Software RAID only
Processor 1 physical processor
Network 1 NIC limit
Printers No printer sharing services
Single Instance Storage (SIS) No SIS
Clustering No clustering
External Storage No external storage

 

Storage Server 2003 R2 Workgroup Edition
Hard Drives 4 SATA drive limit (no SAS)
RAID Software or hardware RAID
Processor 1 physical processor
Network 2 NIC limit
Printers Supports 5 printers
Single Instance Storage (SIS) No SIS
Clustering No clustering
External Storage No external storage

 

Storage Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition
Hard Drives Unlimited drive count/type
RAID Software or hardware RAID
Processor 1-4 physical processors
Network Unlimited NICs
Printers Unlimited print sharing services
Single Instance Storage (SIS) SIS support
Clustering No clustering
External Storage External storage support

 

Storage Server 2003 R2 Enterprise Edition
Hard Drives Unlimited drive count/type
RAID Hardware RAID only
Processor 1-8 physical processors
Network Unlimited NICs
Printers Unlimited print sharing services
Single Instance Storage (SIS) SIS support
Clustering Clustering support
External Storage External storage support

Quelle: Windows Storage Server Versions Explained - Jeff's Connected Corner

Beitrag von Georg Binder.