Hot on the heels of Windows Home Server 2011 being able to download for subscribers of TechNet and MSDN, Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials (code name Aurora) is also available.
There are two downloads:
The Server Install disc which is 4070 MB
The Client Restore disc which is 467 MB
Those of you who don’t have access to either TechNet or MSDN can download a fully functional evaluation copy.
The evaluation copy will be valid for up to 180 days, and you fully activate it to a full version with a product key anytime within the evaluation period.You can download the evaluation edition from here
And don’t forget to pre-order our Working with Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials book from Microsoft Press.