Bandwidth requirements Microsoft CRM 4

I need to determine the bandwidth requirements for a CRM 4 implementation.  
CRM 4, Office 2010, internally hosted solution.  The only thing I can find from Microsoft is a benchmark study comparing 3 to 4 - not much help.

Any ideas?
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Chinmay PatelChief Technical NinjaCommented:
Hi artthegeek,

If it is hosted inside your network it shoud not be an issue at all. the whitepaper you are talking about does tell you the average usage also[apart from comparing with 3.0 it does tell you a lot by telling you the average page size]. What more you are looking for?

Regards,
Chinmay.
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artthegeekAuthor Commented:
I need to project usage to plan requirements for intra-site links (wan mpls cloud).
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Chinmay PatelChief Technical NinjaCommented:
Alright. Take the whitepapre Microsoft has provided as a benchmark and let's discuss about customizations. What kind of customizations you are expecting? Is it heavy[more than 200 custom fields], medium[around 100] and low [less than 50]. Also consider the amount of scripting that will be involved. Apart from these 2 factors everything else is going to be your custom ASPX pages and that would not count as part of CRM's bandwidth usage.

Also you can refer to : http://serverfault.com/questions/179827/how-can-we-measure-the-bandwidth-for-ms-dynamics-crm if you need to accurately measure bandwidth or you can use fiddler to measure the bandwidth. If you already have done the customization then well and good, you can do the actual measurement.

Regards,
Chinmay
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artthegeekAuthor Commented:
Thank you - we are still waiting for a test scenario which will be months out now, so I will take your solution as a partial solution.  There are also some Microsoft tools on the MSDN site that should be helpful.  I will update this entry if there is more to ask.
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artthegeekAuthor Commented:
Thank you - we are still waiting for a test scenario which will be months out now, so I will take your solution as a partial solution.  There are also some Microsoft tools on the MSDN site that should be helpful.  I will update this entry if there is more to ask.
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