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Hello; just looking for some quick info.  I know Symantec had a product that was called storage exec that was used to help with quota's and other file server management aspects.  It looks like that may no longer be available, i am just wondering if anyone has experince with the new features built into Windows server 2008 and how well they work.  I am paricularly interested in being able to assign quotas at folder level (not drive level, as each folder will need a different quota limit).
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use File server ressource manager in all version of 2008  
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc755603(WS.10).aspx
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thanks for the info, what i was i looking for.
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Perfect tutorial for you...The Basics of Windows Server 2008 FSRM (File Server Resource Manager)

http://blogs.technet.com/b/josebda/archive/2008/08/20/the-basics-of-windows-server-2008-fsrm-file-server-resource-manager.aspx
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