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Posted Wednesday, April 24, 2013 1:44 PM
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If running SQL Server 2008 Standard edition on a VMWare host, am I limited to 4 virtual CPUs?
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Posted Wednesday, April 24, 2013 1:50 PM


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when you say "CPU's, are you referring to virtual CPU's? i believe Standard 2008 is 4 sockets, but the Virtual CPU's could be, say 16 on a four socket motherboard with four-core processors per physical CPU?

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms143760(v=sql.100).aspx

or am i reading it wrong?


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Posted Wednesday, April 24, 2013 1:53 PM
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I am referring to virtual CPUs
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