I would like to stream audio and video with the windows media service. If I understand this right, I don't need to pay extra for the windows media service, just for the windows server 2003. I have never used windows for hosting services or streaming so far, therefore I'm a bit confused, which version of windows server 2003 I need and which license. Can someonw help me here?
Or is there a better solution to stream audio and VIDEO so that the windows media player can be used?
I saw, that I can buy the win2003 standard editions with different numbers of CALs. How does this work with streaming? Do I need a license per client who watch the stream? Or are this licenses only for local users who connect to the server?
You just any standard windows 2003 version. You don't need to buy additional Cals. Those come into affect when you're doing more complex setups.
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