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8 cores, how to use them all?

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SUPERMICRO MBD-X9DRL-3F-O ATX Server Motherboard Dual LGA 2011 DDR3 1600

If I use two E52600 processors, I will have 8 processors available.  How can I be sure to use all?  SBS 2008 at this time and SQL 2008 and Exchange are the primary programs in use all day. There is also a custom biz app written in ASP.NET and C# that drives the interface on the client machines via IE9.  

Question is, is there anything special I need to make sure my tech does when setting us up so that all cores are getting used?

And ram, is there some majic about 2 channels?  What is the trick for ram configuration?  And DDR2 or DDR3?  Should I start a second question on the ram portion?  There will be 4 slots each for cpu's ram?  And I need to use same amount of ram for both cpu's, right?  What about channels for ram?
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