Licensing for Internet Use

Customers using SharePoint Server to construct Internet or extranet sites accessed by nonemployees—such as customers or business partners—can choose between two licensing approaches. While customers can use the server-CAL approach, it may not be practical for the organization to identify the set of users or devices that would require CALs, or the set of possible users could be so large as to make CAL purchases prohibitively expensive. To address such situations, Microsoft offers an alternative specifically for licensing nonemployee users.

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