Client Access License

A Client Access License ("CAL") is a proprietary software license distributed by software companies to allow clients to connect to its server software and use the software's services.

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Client Access License - Terminal Services
2003 do not necessarily require the use of specialized Terminal Services CALs rather, clients which are of at least the same or lower version of the operating system are allowed access automatically ... For example, Windows NT 4.0 clients may connect to Windows NT 4.0 terminal servers but not Windows 2000 or later Windows 2000 or Windows XP clients may ... This is called the equivalency license ...

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