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What are the advantages using windows 2008 Datacenter over Enterprise licensing ?

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Datacenter allows more scalability and unlimited guests per CPU. From a pure licensing perspective take a look at this calculator page to see if datacenter is the correct fit for your environment

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well for virtualization DC gives you unlimited guests and EE give you 4 licenses. Beyond that you'll need some real hardcore server apps to be able to utilize the the memory/cpu capacity difference between them!

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