Technical Overview Windows Server 2008R2 Technical Overview. Free Video
Would you like to learn more about Server 2008 R2’s new features? Windows Server 2008 R2 adds new features to Windows Server 2008 R2 to enhance the award-winning features of Windows Server 2008 and allow organizations to increase reliability, flexibility and control.
This Tech Talk will show you the best sites of WS08 R2. New virtualization tools and management enhancements, as well as exciting Windows 7 integration, all help to save time and reduce costs.
We will also discuss how Windows Server 2008 R2 works with Windows 7’s new features such as branch caching, VPN, etc.
CEO Training’s Arzu Ozkaya, Erdal Ozkaya, and CEO Training’s Erdal Ozkaya are discussing the new Windows Server
Differences in Editions based upon Server Roles
RoleWebStandardEnterpriseDatacenterItaniumFoundationHPCActive Directory Certificate servicesX 1XXX 1X 1Active Directory Domain ServicesXXXXXActive Directory Federation ServicesXXActive Directory Lightweight Directory ServicesXXXXActive Directory Rights Management ServicesXXXXApplication ServerXXXXXDHCP ServerXXXXXDNS ServerXXXXXXFax ServerXXXXFile ServicesX 2XXx 2X 2Hyper-VXXXXNetwork Policy and Access ServicesX 3XXX 5X 3Print and Document ServicesXXXXRemote Desktop ServicesX 4XXX 6X 4Web Services(IIS)XXXXxXXWindows Deployment ServicesXXXXXWindows Server Update Services(WSUS)XXXXX1 Limited to creating Certificate Authorities – no other ADCS features (NDES, Online Responder Service). TechNet has more information about the ADCS role.
2 to 1 DFS root.
3 limited to 250 RRAS connections. 50 IAS connections. 2 IAS Server groups.
4 to 250 Remote Desktop Services Gateway connections
5 RRAS connections limited to 50, 10 IAS connections
6 to 50 Remote Desktop Services connections
There are differences in the Editions that are based on technical specifications
SpecificationWebStandardEnterpriseDatacenterItaniumFoundationHPCCross-File Replication(DFS-R)XXXFailover Cluster Nodes(Nodes)16168Fault Tolerant Memory SyncXXXHot Add MemoryXXXHot Add ProcessorsXXHot Replace MemoryXXHot replace ProcessorsXXNetwork Access Connections(IAS)50UnlimitedUnlimited210Network Access Connections(RRAS)250UnlimitedUnlimited50250Remote Desktop Admin Connections2222222Remote Desktop Services Gateway250UnlimitedUnlimited50Virtual Images Use RightsGuestHost + 1 VMHost + 4 VMUnlimitedUnlimitedHost + 1 VMMax RAM32 GB32GB2TB2TB2TB8GB128GBMax CPU Sockets448646414Additional Information