Server features

File and print

Please answer the questions below.

Are you going to run any other applications on this file and print server? What application will you run on this file and print server? Do you want a tower, rack or blade server? How many users will there be on this file and print server?
No other applications will be run on this server Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2012 (WSS2012) Rack 1 - 75 users
75 - 400 users
400 - 1000 users
Blade 1 - 75 users
75 - 400 users
Yes, other applications will be run on this server Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012 Tower 1 - 25 users
25 - 75 users
75 - 400 users
400 - 1000 users
Rack 1 - 75 users
75 - 1000 users
Blade 1 - 75 users
75 - 1000 users
Red Hat Enterprise Linux - RHEL 6 or higher
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server - SLES 11 or higher
Tower 1 - 25 users
25 - 75 users
75 - 400 users
400 - 1000 users
Rack 1 - 1000 users
Blade 1 - 1000 users

Small Medium Business solutions

Please answer the questions below.

What application will you run on this Small Medium Business solutions server? Do you want a tower or rack server? How many users will there be on this Small Business Suite server?
Windows Server 2012 Foundation Edition Tower 1 - 10 users
Rack 1 - 10 users

Email and messaging

Please answer the questions below.

What application will you run on this email and messaging server? Do you want a tower, rack or blade server? How many concurrent users will there be on this email and messaging server?
Microsoft Exchange

NOTE: Click here for more information on configuring Servers and Storage for exchange.
Tower 1 - 75 concurrent users
75 - 400 concurrent users
400 - 1000 concurrent users
Rack 1 - 1000 concurrent users
Blade 1 - 1000 concurrent users
Linux SendMail Tower 1 - 75 concurrent users
75 - 400 concurrent users
400 - 1000 concurrent users
Rack 1 - 1000 concurrent users
Blade 1 - 1000 concurrent users
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server Tower 1 - 75 concurrent users
75 - 400 concurrent users
400 - 1000 concurrent users
Rack 1 - 1000 concurrent users
Blade 1 - 1000 concurrent users

Web server

Please answer the questions below.

What application will you run on this web server? Do you want a tower, rack or blade server? How many concurrent users per minute do you expect to hit the web server?
Apache Tower 1 - 400 users per minute
400 - 1000 users per minute
Rack 1 - 400 users per minute
400 - 1000 users per minute
Blade 1 - 400 users per minute
400 - 1000 users per minute
Microsoft IIS Tower 1 - 400 users per minute
400 - 1000 users per minute
Rack 1 - 400 users per minute
400 - 1000 users per minute
Blade 1 - 400 users per minute
400 - 1000 users per minute

Domain controller

Please answer the questions below.

Do you want a tower, rack or blade server? How many concurrent users will there be on this domain controller server
Tower 1 - 25 concurrent users
25 - 75 concurrent users
75 - 400 concurrent users
400 - 1000 concurrent users
Rack 1 - 25 concurrent users
25 - 75 concurrent users
75 - 200 concurrent users
200 - 1000 concurrent users
Blade 25 - 75 concurrent users
75 - 200 concurrent users
200 - 1000 concurrent users

Citrix or Terminal Services

Please answer the questions below.

Do you want a tower, rack or blade server? How many concurrent users will there be on this Citrix or Terminal Services server?
Tower 1 - 10 concurrent users
11 or more* concurrent users
Rack 1 - 10 concurrent users
11 or more* concurrent users
Blade 1 - 10 concurrent users
11 or more* concurrent users
  * max 40 users per server; use load balancing by adding more servers