Microsoft Licensing Question(Tricky)

Hi Experts,
I have a Small Business Server 2003 with my Pastel Partner 2009 installed on. It is also my DC,DNS,RAS and DHCP server. User A(AD Account1) will logon from the outside via VPN into the SBS 2003 server. And from there the User A(AD Account2) will use a different account to RDP into a 2nd Server which is my terminal server running Windows Server 2008. How many of what cals will i need in total for the user. The reason the User A has two AD accounts is because of Group Policy being very strict under the RDP user for obvious reasons. I know i need 1 terminal server cal, 1 Windows Server 2008 cal, but how many SBS cals, because of the one user having two different user accounts and using them simultaneously.
Any help
Reinert WentzelManaging MemberAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Call Microsoft Licensing for help: In the United States, call (800) 426-9400,

I would guess you need 1 SBS for each user account logging in.  "but how many SBS cals, because of the one user having two different user accounts and using them simultaneously."

Though, its best to call Microsoft to ensure that you are in compliance.
Reinert WentzelManaging MemberAuthor Commented:
I did phone them and every second guys says something different. will try again for the third time
It's not recommended to get Licensing information from sites like experts-exchange... so, its best to get licensing information direct from Microsoft...  when you talk to the guy ask them to send you some documenation on what they recommend...
The question is does SBS 2003 use per device or per user cals. I cant seem to find info on this.

If per device, then no as you are using the same device to access multiple resources.

However, due to the nature of sbs, i assume it uses per user and therefore would need a cal for the TS.

Possibly contact a Microsoft partner with a Licensing competency to give advice.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.