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Ballpark software costs for Windows Server / Citrix / Terminal Services

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What are the some ballpark figures of the software costs for setting up a Citrix / Terminal Services set-up for an Access 2003 application with a maximum of 7 concurrent users? I currently distribute the front-end and back-end Access files to sites but I'm looking to increase security and have each remote user reach the same back end.
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I think for your solution you are looking at a XenApps deployment, do you already have a server running 2003?

This solution is not cheap, so you will need to do some analysis here.

Citrix XenApp with 5 licences for windows 2003 will run you about $1200
If you dont already have a server then you are looking at another $2000-$4000 depending on your needs

Some good info:
http://www.vb123.com/toolshed/05_access/remotedesktop.htm
http://store.citrix.com/store/citrixus/en_US/pd/productID.194911600
http://www.granite.ab.ca/access/terminalserver.htm
http://forums.citrix.com/thread.jspa?threadID=238434&tstart=0
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