It depends what you mean by "server". Fedora is fine for a home server or your desktop. The problem with using it for a public facing service is that the code develops too quickly, and just running a yum update could take you from a 100% working box to something like httpd not starting -which would be a bad thing for a webserver.
If the packages you want aren't available in RHEL or one of the rebuilds, you can rebuild a Fedora package for RHEL.
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> From: email@example.com [mailto:redhat-list-
> firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Burke, Thomas (ES)
> Sent: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 8:02 AM
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> Subject: Fedora Server?
> Hey, gang...
> I'm seriously considering upgrading my server to Fedora. All the distros I see,
> however, tout their "desktopiness." Are they all good to use as a server, or is
> there one in particular I should use? Or something else, for that matter? I
> am intrigued by the engineering "spin," and might like to install all that stuff
> on my server, as well...
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