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  • Blog Post: SBS 2008 Open licensing - issues & updates

    With the release of SBS 2008 onto the distribution pricelists on October 1st, there have been some issues around: SBS 2008 CAL downgrades to previous version (how to get the license keys) Adding SA to SBS 2003 R2 OEM & FPP product I'm waiting on an update from Corp on what we're going to do on the...
  • Blog Post: Update on SBS 2008 downgrades

    Lots of discussion (and confusion - our fault) on SBS 2008 downgrades & so to try & make it clear, the table below summarises what you can do: CALs If I want to downgrade SBS 2008 to SBS 2003, how will CAL activation work in that scenario since SBS 2008 will not need any CAL activation, but SBS...
  • Blog Post: Australian pricing for Essential Business Server 2008

    Now that EBS 2008 has RTM'd , I'm pleased to announce the local Australian estimated retail prices. The specific SKUs & dealer pricing will be available via distribution from November 1st however I acknowledge that partners need to see at least indicative pricing so that they can start to quote....
  • Blog Post: Availability of SBS 2003 R2

    Lots of questions around the availability of Small Business Server 2003 R2 now that SBS 2008 has been released. So to clarify: Volume licensing- SBS 2003 R2 media will be available until the version following 2008 is released, however SBS 2003 R2 license SKUs are now being removed from the pricelist...
  • Blog Post: The SBS/EBS Solutions Pathway - what's it all about?

    Lots of discussion at the moment around the recently announced "Solutions Pathway" & so I thought I'd steal Eric Ligman's post to summarise - see below. Basically, Solutions Pathway is our new upgrade process for all things SBS & EBS & so please take a couple of mins to read through...