image There are a number of whitepapers and guides that just went online in the past few days for Microsoft Essential Business Server (EBS).  Windows® Essential Business Server provides an integrated server and management system for midsize networks. These documents explain how to install Windows Essential Business Server in a production environment. The guides describes the procedures that you follow in the Windows Essential Business Server Installation Wizard.

Preparation and Planning Guide @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=13e06404-46a9-421d-8147-0e0a4ace9601&DisplayLang=en.

Installation Guide @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=11c34b73-a9aa-4beb-940d-2ab93b167fdc&DisplayLang=en.

Security and Protection Guide @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=cf9a2c7b-3e30-4f38-9b58-d3b4fde780e0&DisplayLang=en.

Getting Started Guide @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=50b567b1-d653-4b25-9d30-6e1c1b822840&DisplayLang=en.

Migrating DNS to EBS @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=09ba5591-5dc8-46c9-a22b-26f5ca090294&DisplayLang=en.

Migrating AD to EBS @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d79d7afd-df62-4353-9abf-7cbc8e49cd3d&DisplayLang=en.

Migrating DHCP to EBS @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e7087924-2d5f-4379-b083-14c7c0aea831&DisplayLang=en.

Migrating SBS 2003 to EBS @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=191b141e-3a1f-4c1b-bd2d-15623751e518&DisplayLang=en.

Migrating Exchange to EBS @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=fb0f9f7e-8769-4585-a85c-509165a3f93e&DisplayLang=en.

Migrating WSUS to EBS @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=4a9229be-e9dc-40f8-b90e-035bf7879716&DisplayLang=en.

Monitoring EBS @ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=15f67b03-082e-4ce2-8545-424de2feb356&DisplayLang=en.