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SQL Database Server for BES - Which one to use

Hi All,


I am planning to Use the default SQL 2005 express edition as database server for BES 5.0.3 , . When  full version of SQL used such 2008 R2 standard edition  etc is used what is the advantage other than Mirroring ?


Can BES run using Express edition ?






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Re: SQL Database Server for BES - Which one to use

SQL express is fine for most unless you want mirroring, HA, auto backup.


If less than 500 users I would use express unless you have the license for full SQL already.


We use full SQL here for 9 other databases already, better to keep it all together in my case.


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