Software Licensing Guide

Learn about software licensing terms and types through various licensing programs with our comprehensive software licensing guides. Find specific license guides for Microsoft, Adobe, and Symantec Licensing here at SoftwareMedia. Learn about each licensing program’s minimum requirements, maintenance & other options, and examples of how to purchase. And don’t forget about our Price Match Guarantee – if you happen to find a lower price on licensing (good luck), we’ll match it!

Microsoft Open Volume Program

Microsoft Open Volume Licensing Microsoft Open Volume Licensing offers deep discounts for businesses making large purchases. Open Volume goes by a point system and requires a minimum initial order of 500 points within a product pool. Product Pools are separated into three categories – Applications, Systems, or Servers. To see a list of all the porducts with the product pool they belong to, see Open Volume Licenses. Each license carries a unit value of at least one point; with many licenses counting for higher unit values.