5 user group (unlikely to expand beyond another seat or two) want a basic
file server adding to their current peer/peer network. whilst they want
internet/email to the desktop they dont want the overhead & expense of
running with a system such as ms small business server 4.5 (or 2k when
so ......... im putting together a scsi160 based system with isdn dialup (to
go to adsl when in area) & auto dds3/4 backup / auto updating antivirus
software and mail/proxy server software which will give full internet &
email to the desktop
as its such a small group unlikely to expand beyond another user or two will
windows 2000 professional rather than server do the job and if not, why?
my thinking is just on budget here and keeping costs down but if it would
limit usability too much then w2k server it would be but I cant think of
what it couldnt do if professional was used instead ... can anyone else?
(does professional still allow upto 10 concurrent connections as win nt4