Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials 64-bit - License and Media
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Product Information for Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials 64-bit - License and Media

Highlights for Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials 64-bit - License and Media

  • License Type:License and Media
  • License Pricing:OEM

Marketing Information

Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials (SBS 2011 Essentials) is a new, easy-to-use, first-server solution designed and priced especially for small businesses (up to 25 users). It can seamlessly integrate into online services such as Office 365, cloud backup, and cloud management solutions.

General Information

  • Product Type: Operating System
  • Distribution Media/Method: CD/DVD
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 2VG-00202
  • Manufacturer Website Address:
  • Manufacturer: Microsoft Corporation
  • Product Name: Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials 64-bit
  • Brand Name: Microsoft
  • License Information

  • License Pricing: OEM
  • License Type: License and Media
  • License Details:

    License Quantity: 1 Server (1-2 CPU), Up to 25 User Accounts

  • Miscellaneous

    System Requirements

    For Server:

  • Processor (64-bit):
    • 1.4 GHz (x64) or 1.3 GHz dual-core; or faster (supports up to 2 sockets)
  • Hard Disk:
    • 160 GB
  • Memory:
    • 2 GB RAM
    • 32 GB RAM (Maximum)
    • 4 GB RAM Recommend
  • Optical Drive:
    • DVD-ROM*
  • Others:
    • Ethernet network interface card
    • Some Internet functionality may require Internet access and a Windows Live ID Account
    • Super-VGA (800 x 600) or higher-resolution monitor*
    • Keyboard and Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device*

    *May be required for non-headless installs and form factors

    For Client:

  • Operating System:
    • Microsoft Windows XP Professional Edition with Service Pack 2
    • Microsoft Windows Vista Business and above
    • Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 or later
    • Microsoft Windows Home editions
    • Mac OS X (Leopard and above)

    Physical Characteristics

    Product Information

  • Platform Supported: PC
  • Features:

    Reach new customers:

  • Increase your market penetration and reach new customers by offering a state-of-the art yet cost-effective server platform. SBS 2011 Essentials allows you to reach new customers that you could not previously service. With a new customer base come the future opportunities to up-sell these customers to new products with expanded features.
  • Simplify the cloud experience for your customers:

  • Take advantage of the growing demand for online services in the small business space. SBS 2011 Essentials has been designed to facilitate the connection to the cloud with its integration between on-premises functionality and online services.
  • Earn higher margins by providing predictable and repeatable IT:

  • Save time and effort with dramatically simplified and improved deployment, setup, and administration. SBS 2011 Essentials allows you to build repeatable methodology to help you earn higher margins by lowering training and support costs.
  • Sell the right solution to the right customer:

  • Provide exceptional out-of-the-box value with an all-in-one, comprehensive solution that comes at a significant discount compared to buying the individual components separately, making it very affordable for your small business customers.
  • Serve more customers more efficiently:

  • Free up more of your time and your customers' budget and deliver higher-margin, value-added IT services. Simplified management and remote reporting capabilities help you reduce on-site visits so you can support your customers more efficiently.
  • Deliver peace of mind with automatic local backup and restoration:

  • Help ensure your customers' data is safe by performing automatic, daily backups of the server on their network. Restore individual files, folders, or an entire PC or server with the simple disaster recovery tools available in SBS 2011 Essentials.
  • Enable your customers to work from virtually anywhere:

  • Provide remote access to important information so your customers can get business done even when they're away from the office. Using a personalized web address, users can access their computers and documents from any common web browser.
  • Deliver custom applications and services:

  • Easily deliver custom applications and value-added services with a robust technology platform for customizations, enabling you to deepen your customer relationships and grow your own business.
  • Become a trusted advisor:

  • Take advantage of the robust development platform and develop a loyal customer base by providing custom applications and value-added services as a specialist in vertical market technology.
  • Be an innovative leader:

  • One of the latest trends in Information Technology today is the growing interest in moving various services and workloads to online or cloud computing environments. Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials is specifically designed to embrace this trend.
  • Language Supported: English
  • Software Name: Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials 64-bit
  • Software Sub Type: Server
  • Service Information