Microsoft Open Business Licensing Guide

Microsoft Open Business Licensing Microsoft Open Business Licensing allows businesses to purchase Microsoft products at discount prices with a minimum of just five licenses. One of the benefits of Open Business compared to Open Volume is that you don’t need such a large up-front volume commitment, but you still get the savings and convenience of…

Microsoft Self Audit Letter sent to Thousands of Companies – Get Compliant Today

Microsoft has announced that it will be sending thousands of audit request letters to its licensing customer base. If you haven’t received a Microsoft letter announcing an audit request yet, you very likely will before the end of 2014. This can be an intimidating task to take on for some businesses, but it doesn’t have…

New Licensing Model for Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 is a cloud ready information platform. With SQL Server 2012, Microsoft continues to offer a variety of licensing options aligned with how customers typically purchase specific workloads. The Server+CAL (client access license) licensing model provides the option to license users or devices and then have low cost access to incremental SQL Server deployments.