windows host name length

From: Jeffrey Beckstrom <>
Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2009 07:35:28 -0400
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We just received some new servers and the admin group is proposing a new naming convention for them. The name would be 12 characters in length. Are there any limitations on windows for the length of a server name?    

Jeffrey Beckstrom
Database Administrator
Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 W. 6th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Received on Fri Apr 03 2009 - 06:35:28 CDT

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