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SQL licensing

Hi

 

If the BES10 DB is on a SQL server and it's a User CAL model for licensing, do we need a CAL per device for SQL or one CAL for the BB user?

 

Chas

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Re: SQL licensing

you should only need one CAL for the BESAdmin account as the users dont access SQL

 

Microsoft says indirect access needs a CAL which is their way of saying anything that uses it needs a CAL.

 

since on BES 10 the SQL database isnt used as hard as BES 5 the SQL express thats bunddled with it might be enough for you

 




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Re: SQL licensing

Thanks

 

Yes, i know about the SQL express but with 1500 users I think SQL is a better option.

 

Cheers

 

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Re: SQL licensing

yes full SQL would be better for that

 

I called MS before and they said you need a CAL per user on BES 5

 

Do you have any per core or socket  SQL servers running?

you could add in an instance to one of those if you do

BES 10 isnt that hard on SQL

 




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Re: SQL licensing

Believe it or not we have 30 something SQL servers. I need to find someone who'll let me have an instance!

 

Chas