Standard Edition differences

what are the differences between Standard Edition SQL Server 2008 and Standard Edition SQL Server 2008 R2? is it just backup compression? or any other key improvements?
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cyberkiwiConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Backup compression has been in 2008 since pre-R2.
R2 adds very little to the database engine
Most of the changes were around the value-add periphery from the previous expert's link.
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