Re: SQL Server Internet Connector required to use it with Web Servers

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Wed, 10 Dec 1997 22:17:42 -0800

Danny Sinang wrote:
> Hello.
> I recently discovered that if you would populate a web page with data
> coming from SQL Server, you need an Internet Connector License worth almost
> $3,000 for unlimited access to a single SQL Server.
> Anyone aware of this ?

Yes. Been available for over a year.

> Will I still need the Internet Connector license even if I access SQL
> Server via ODBC ?

Yes. The license is required in ANY situation where you are using
web technology as a gateway to SQL Server, rather than a SQL client
to access the database directly. The access method (ODBC, DB-LIB,
tin-can, etc) is not relevant.

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