windows server 2016 Essentials

Hello Experts,
This customer is using windows server 2016 express

what are the limitations or missing parts of the essential versions?

given the fact that our application uses a MySQL database and visual c# as a development environment?

Should we look for another version of windows server?

RGuillermoProject ManagerAsked:
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Sam Simon NasserIT Support ProfessionalCommented:
WSE is for Small businesses with up to 25 users and 50 devices. check here
  • Small businesses with basic IT requirements; very small or no IT department
  • no, one physical or one virtual installation
  • CPU-based      CALs not required * (limited to 25 users / 50 devices)
  • 64 GB RAM
  • max. 2 CPUs
check here also
0--1-.jpg0.jpgso for your requirements, its enough for you (MySQL and app), but need to tell us how many users or devices you have.
Cliff GaliherCommented:
Given that essentials also MUST be a domain controller, it is particularly I'll suited for development. Look towards another edition.

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RGuillermoProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
we have 30 users in differet shifts using 10 stations in each shift.
RGuillermoProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
thanks to all experts!!
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