In a recent conversation with the Dynamics CRM products team the topic of supportability recently came up between different User Rollups(UR). Sustained Engineering does some testing against both scenarios, i.e. higher UR version on servers vs. clients and higher UR version on clients vs. servers, for both CRM 4.0 and CRM 2011. However, the test matrix, especially for CRM 4.0, is huge, so spot checking is done; the entire matrix is not tested by any means. Test focus is probably on v-minus 1. Standard rules of thumb are: · Generally the servers are upgraded first and the clients after as … Continue reading Dynamics CRM–What is Supported–Different Rollups of Client and Server?
Ever wondered which server model numbers support the operating system your are going to deploy. I found these handy webpages for Dell and HP which lists models with supported operating systems. Operating System Support Matrix for Dell PowerEdge Systems Windows support for HP ProLiant Servers Another great resource is the Windows Server Catalog which will tell you about the Microsoft ‘Certified’ and ‘Works With’ status of other servers. http://www.windowsservercatalog.com/ The Windows Server Catalogue also lists the status of a number of third party software packages. Hope this helps Jeff Loucks