Licensing needed for Remote Work Access? Server 2011
Posted on 2011-03-01
I am a bit confused with regards to the remote desktop / remote work access / remote ability with Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard and associated license cost if any.
I know the ability to work from home is there for configured users. That is promoted heavily in their SBS 2011 material.
But also mentioned is that Remote APP is not available or remote desktop services for that matter.
I am trying to quote a correct and accurate build, and I am for one not sure if the following can be done and if it can be done Are TS/RDPS CAL's required
What I would like confirmed:
With a SBS 2011 solution, and the remote work access (work from home) configured. Are users accessing resources on the server? So establishing a remote desktop session to the server itself?
Up to 75 users can be configured. When the users connect, do they have to access systems allocated to them? So would a dedicated system need to be made available for any remote users?
I would hope and think that remote users would pull up the remote work access page, and then connect accordingly.
It's a small company, 20 staff with average of 3-6 remote workers needing remote access at random times.