The new version of KMS for Server 2003 is now available for download. As stated on the site, KMS version 1.1 for Windows Server 2003 provides:
- A single KMS host which supports volume license editions of both Windows Vista RTM/SP1 and Windows Server 2008
- Running KMS version 1.1 in a Windows Server 2003 virtual machine
X86 (EN-US) – http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=82964
X64 (EN-US) – http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=83041
KMS on Server 2003 and 2008 should each behave the same way. In fact, if you want to use both Server 2003 and Server 2008 to host KMS, the clients can move between the hosts transparently to the end user. The “rules” for number of activations to start activating servers (5) and clients (25) are the same across both platforms, and you should use the same key to activate KMS regardless of whether it is running on 2003 or 2008.
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