Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2003 White Paper
The Windows Server 2003 platform facilitates cost-effective scalability. It features out-of-the-box scalability enhancements, and all the plumbing is in place for IT architects and developers to take advantage of. The Windows Server 2003 family was designed with scalability in mind. IT Professionals and developers can construct systems that scale up and scale out easily and cost-effectively. The MSA program provides proven, field-tested, benchmarked reference architectures and prescriptive guidance to ensure data centers follow best practices to capture the benefits that Windows Server 2003 offers.
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