No office, but still need a server? Something to think about
So you have a client that doesn’t need a physical office anymore. Does need a centralized repository. Does need SOMETHING to replace their old SBS 2003.
Migrating from SBS 2003 to Windows Server 2012 on Azure:
According to Paulie…. the monthly price tag is
It varies a little from month to month (I guess because of the data charges and because difference in number of days). But in GBP it is around £50/month give or take £5.
This is WITHOUT the link back to the local network which would cost around an extra £30 a month, which is about the same as most small businesses pay for their internet connection in the UK, so seems pretty reasonable to me.
Also check out the related posts:
VPN was not configured successfully in Windows Server 2012 Essentials Experience – Tachytelic.net:
How to create a site-to-site VPN link between a Draytek router and Microsoft Azure – Tachytelic.net: