Can you help me with my software licensing issue?
We are looking to set up a virtualization environment. As I assume is standard this will include more than one physical server to run the virtual machines. As I also think is standard (I could be wrong, please correct me if I'm wrong) the servers will be in a master/failover type arrangement. Meaning the virtual machines will run on one, and if the server should fail the virtual machines are switched to the other.
My question is, do I need to purchase two data center licences for Windows Server (probably 2008 r2) to run this arrangement?