Re: IIS Licensing

From: Karl Levinson [x y] mvp (levinson_k@excite.com)
Date: 10/29/02


From: "Karl Levinson [x y] mvp" <levinson_k@excite.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 16:55:16 -0500


"Leigh" <leigh@alt2600.com> wrote in message
news:b98901c27f90$e78e3530$39ef2ecf@TKMSFTNGXA08...
> I'm trying figure out the licensing scheme for win2K
> clients that attach to IIS5. Is it true that anonymous
> internet clients do not require a CAL and only
> authenticated users? So, if we were to have users login
> to get information, would they require CAL
> authentication?

Yes, that's my understanding from a previous post here. The previous post,
if you can find it, included a URL link to a www.microsoft.com page that
confirms this.

And if you use MS SQL server in your website, you may also need SQL server
CALs depending on how your SQL licensing is set up.