Microsoft Windows Server 2008 product technologies provide the core foundation of
Windows Small Business Server 2008. Windows Server 2008 is the most flexible and
robust Windows server operating system to date. For more information, visit the Microsoft
Windows Server 2008 Web site.
Windows Server 2008 Standard Technologies
Messaging and Collaboration:
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 product technologies introduce advanced e-mail and
calendar functionality to Windows Small Business Server 2008. Exchange Server 2007
delivers a seamless end-user collaboration experience and unparalleled security features.
For more information, visit the Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Web site.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Standard Edition
Collaboration and Productivity:
Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 is a versatile technology that organizations
and business units of all sizes can use to increase the efficiency of business processes
and improve team productivity. Share internal documents, coordinate calendars, manage
issues, and participate in discussions while you’re on the road. Windows SharePoint
Services gives people access to information they need. For more product-specific
information, visit the Windows SharePoint Services Web site.
Windows SharePoint Services 3.0
Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server (Forefront) helps protect e-mail
from viruses, worms, and spam. Forefront incorporates multiple antivirus engines
for layered protection against the latest e-mail-based threats. For more information,
visit the Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server Web site.
Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server1,3
Network Updates and Protection:
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) enables deployment of the latest
Microsoft product updates to computers running the Windows operating system. It offers
automatic system checks for new software updates and makes it easier for you or your
IT consultant to monitor and distribute updates. For more information, visit the
Windows Server Update Services Web site.
Windows Server Update Services 3.0
Take Business Online:
SBS 2008 integrates with Office Live Small Business to provide everything needed
to take, promote, and manage a business on the Internet. Customers can create a professional
Web presence without the hassle or expense of setting up a complicated infrastructure
or hiring technical staff to maintain it. Office Live Small Business is a hosted
service for customers with an Internet connection. For more information, visit the
Office Live Small Business Web site.
Microsoft Office Live Small Business2
Based on best practices, Premium includes software to run on a second server that
is dedicated to supporting a vast number of line-of-business applications.
A comprehensive data management and analysis solution that makes it possible to use
many server-based business applications, such as accounting, business planning, and
contact management software, which share a centralized database so that all employees
can work from the same information. For more product-specific information, visit
the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Standard Edition Web site.