Choosing the right Server Edition for your BranchCache deployment

Windows Server 2008 R2 is available in multiple editions. If you’re planning to deploy BranchCache it’s important to consider installing the right server edition as there is a difference in the provided functionality between the different server editions. Windows Server 2008 R2 BranchCache Features   Source: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2008/en/us/r2-differentiated-features.aspx BranchCache Content Server Source repository, located at the main office, for the content that is accessed by client computers in branch offices. Content may reside on either a Read More …

SQL Server 2008 Express Installation Sources

I got a bit confused by all the different SQL Server 2008 Express downloads that exist, so spend a little time in getting some insight. If you want to download SQL Server 2008 Express you have the following options: Package Download Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Express Edition Service Pack 1 Download Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Express with Tools Download Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Express with Advanced Services Download   Then I recommend reading the following Read More …