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Found this link from Steve Schofield over at AdminBlogs on Windows Server 2003 Feature Packs.

The current list consists of:

  • Active Directory Application Mode
    Active Directory® Application Mode (ADAM) is now available for download. Organizations, independent software vendors, and developers who want to integrate their applications with a directory service now have an additional capability within Active Directory that provides numerous benefits.


  • Automated Deployment Services
    With Automated Deployment Services (ADS), Microsoft is extending the Windows platform to enable faster, more flexible server deployment. Find out how ADS can help you streamline this process.


  • DSML Services for Windows
    DSML Services for Windows (DSFW) allows Active Directory access using SOAP over HTTP based on the OASIS DSML v2 specification.


  • Group Policy Management Console
    The Microsoft Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) is a new tool that unifies management of Group Policy across the enterprise. The GPMC consists of a new MMC snap-in and a set of programmable interfaces for managing Group Policy.


  • Identity Integration Feature Pack
    The Identity Integration Feature Pack for Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory manages identities and coordinates user details across Active Directory, Active Directory Application Mode (ADAM), Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server, and Exchange Server 2003 implementations.



  • Services For NetWare 5.02 SP2
    Services For NetWare SP2 provides a cumulative set of updates and services that have been offered since the release of Services For Netware 5.01 SP 1.


  • Shadow Copy Client
    For computers running a version of Windows earlier than Windows Server 2003, you can download the Shadow Copy Client to take advantage of the intelligent file storage capabilities of the Shadow Copies of Shared Folders feature.


  • Software Update Services
    Microsoft Software Update Services (SUS) enables administrators to deploy critical updates to Windows 2000-based, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 computers.


  • Windows Rights Management Services
    Microsoft Windows Rights Management Services (RMS) for Windows Server 2003 is information protection technology that works with RMS-enabled applications to help safeguard digital information from unauthorized use—both online and offline, inside and outside of the firewall.



  • Windows SharePoint Services
    Windows® SharePoint™ Services is now available to help teams start creating Web sites for their information sharing and document collaboration needs.


  • Windows System Resource Manager
    Windows System Resource Manager (WSRM) is available for use with Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition and Datacenter Edition. WSRM provides resource management and enables the allocation of resources among multiple applications based on business priorities.
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