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If you were to look at how much money these products make, it's a pittance.

Most of the money is made on Windows Server licenses and many of these things get thrown in.

That's certainly not something I've heard. Sharepoint alone is supposed to be $2 billion in revenue.


Don't overlook the SQL Server licenses that almost all of the enterprise stuff requires.


The bulk of the money is in

os, sql server, office/exchange.

Everything else is tiddly winks.


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