Solved

Windows Cal

Posted on 2012-03-30
5
366 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Hello ,

If i have 10 or more windows servers as member to one DC ,do i need Cal for member servers as well.

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:leolink1982
5 Comments
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:motnahp00
ID: 37788071
I'm assuming your are talking about User/Device CALs. They only apply if you are making connections using Remote Desktop Services.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:vlsllp
ID: 37788119
If you want to establish multiple sessions at the same time per server, that's when you need to purchase user/device CALs. If not, no need to purchase.
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:awaggoner
ID: 37788163
http://www.microsoft.com/licensing/about-licensing/client-access-license.aspx

This is a description of user and device CALs.  Each user or device will need a client access license to access any network resources.  However, you can use the user/device CAL to access all network servers.

Each member server will need a license for the version of Windows server it is running.  User/Device CALs are different from OS licenses.
0
 

Author Comment

by:leolink1982
ID: 37788240
Thanks , lets assume that i have 100 users ,10 member servers with separate OS licensing (OLP) and 100 device Cal .

Do i still need separate device cal per server .

Thanks
0
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
awaggoner earned 500 total points
ID: 37788502
No.  You should be good to go.
0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
CMDB relationships for hardware assets 2 74
Nimble Storage 3 69
Connect two buildings 6 34
VMware ESXi vswitch - performance question 2 42
If your business is like most, chances are you still need to maintain a fax infrastructure for your staff. It’s hard to believe that a communication technology that was thriving in the mid-80s could still be an essential part of your team’s modern I…
When you try to share a printer , you may receive one of the following error messages. Error message when you use the Add Printer Wizard to share a printer: Windows could not share your printer. Operation could not be completed (Error 0x000006…
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …
Internet Business Fax to Email Made Easy - With  eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com), you'll receive a dedicated online fax number, which is used the same way as a typical analog fax number. You'll receive secure faxes in your email, f…

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question