Tag Archives: Sql server license cost

SQL Server Licensing – Core Based Licensing

Microsoft SQL Server will no longer be licensed by the CPU socket and will instead be licensed by the CORE CPU’s. Does SQL Server 2012 cost more ? Do I need to spend more cost to higher number of CPU’s with compare to previous versions ? YES, In some case definitely yes, SQL Server 2012 [...]

SQL Server 2008 Pricing

SQL Server 2008 R2 Edition Pricing Editions Per Processor PricingRetail ** Per Server Plus CAL PricingRetail ** Parallel Data Warehouse $57,498 Not offered via Server CAL Datacenter $57,498 Not offered via Server CAL Enterprise $28,749 $13,969 with 25 CALs Standard $7,499 $1,849 with 5 CALs ** Full Packaged Product (FPP) Pricing. Prices on this page are stated in [...]