Are CAL's needed for a File Server?

How many User/Device CAL's needed

Server will only be acting as a file server not a Domain Controller
Only plan to create 2 user accounts on the server.

13 XP Pro workstation with local user accounts will be mapping a drive to a folder on the server.
2 Printers
1 NAS for backup
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Joseph DalyConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Depends on wether you are doing per server licensing or per user licensing. The following link breaks both of these options down pretty well.
alienvoiceConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Windows 2003 Standard allows for 5 cals to begin with, without purchasing additional ones.

You can have up to 5 people connecting to the server at once. Will all 13 computers be accessing your server at once? Ttechnically you need 1 cal per simultaneous connection with your server per user.
nckid842Author Commented:
All 13 workstations will be connected at once.
Guess I will get the 15 CAL's

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