Software assurance license mobility through sa parter. In this discussion, i am showcasing the software updates capabilities with windows intune client software. With software assurance for volume licensing, you get. Software assurance is included with open value and enterprise agreement licensing programs, but it can be added to any other licensing program. If i purchase a license for windows intune with software assurance for windows, can i manage other x86 pcs. License mobility through software assurance gives microsoft volume licensing customers the flexibility to deploy eligible server applications with active software assurance on azure.
Download the software licensing advisors guide to microsoft. However, you can manage an additional four 4 devices including x86 pcs. With intune, microsoft offers software distribution, security management and features previously only available to software assurance customers. The value and benefit gained under microsoft volume licensing programs and through use of microsoft software and services may vary by customer. Entitlement summary commercial and government offerings new version rights licensed products with software assurance coverage can be upgraded to the latest version of that product made available during the covered period. For windows intune licensed devices and windows licensed devices with active software assurance coverage. Microsoft says windows intune is particularly well suited for.
Deployment planning consultants help you evaluate how best to deploy an array of. Volume licensing guide enrollment for education solutions ees. Software assurance benefits help you take full advantage of your investments in it. Enrollment for education solutions ees rz uni kiel. Best practices for intune software distribution to windows pc. Software assurance planning services in partner center. You no longer need to purchase and assign individual intune licenses to your users.
Im november 2014 hat microsoft windows intune umbenannt in microsoft intune. Beginning with the october 2016 release of the version 1606 baseline media for configuration manager, you can specify the expiration date of your software assurance agreement. Microsoft intune helps organizations let their people use the devices and applications they love while configuring device settings to meet compliance needs. Software assurance software assurance is a comprehensive maintenance offering that offers a broad range of benefits to help you get the most out of your software license purchases. Windows intune get unified application and device management. Enterprise mobility and security software updates with. Customers should refer to their agreements for a full understanding of their rights and obligations under microsofts volume licensing programs.
Licensing windows intune march 2014 5 purchase channel migration options mosp you can renew into either the windows intune or windows intune with software assurance for windows. At any one time, on the licensed device you may also run up to four instances of the software in virtual oses only one instance per virtual ose and one instance of the software in one physical ose. Contact the software assurance benefits call center. Microsoft launches beta of cloudbased windows management. A new license is now available that lets configuration manager customers with software assurance get intune pc management rights without having to purchase an additional intune license for comanagement. Devices include pcs and laptops, not mobile phones. The server applications must be on the list of eligible products. There is no discount for those seeking the software assurance variant. Whether you choose intune or intune with software assurance for windows, subscriptions are licensed on a peruser basis, for up to 5 devices per user. Payments are handled through the software assurance voucher benefit savb online payment tool.
Licensing programs eligibility requirements microsoft azure. This guide summarizes software assurance sa benefits that are described in multiple microsoft documents. Licensing and branches configuration manager microsoft docs. Cal suite bridges satisfy the enterprise wide requirement for core cal and. Sa contains a range of benefits which provide technology, services and support to manage the software lifecycle. After redeeming planning services vouchers, you must invoice microsoft for payment. You will see a green check mark next to any requirements or competencies you have already. If the installation fails, determine which switches will force the package to install through the system account. Intune is available as a standalone subscription, or with software assurance for windows included in the monthly cost. Manage pcs and multiple types of mobile devices in one unified solution windows. The software assurance support provides business hours support with a 24hour response time goal. Customers do not need a sa agreement to access the mdop tools available as part of. In places, intune offers the same features as sccm.
Microsoft intune subscription management shifting to. Software assurance licensees get a discount if they sign up for windows intune because there are software assurance benefits associated with that service. For this reason, only customers with active software assurance on. Microsoft enterprise cal suite bridge for office 365 and windows intune software assurance series sign in to comment. Software assurance sa is included in many microsoft licensing programs, and is an optional purchase on others.
The four best features from windows intune channel daily news. It aims to provide unified endpoint management of both corporate and byod devices in a way that protects corporate data. If you are looking for a way to deploy a piece of software you could do that with intune. Microsoft bundles mdop goodies into new windows intune beta. The windows operating system upgrade included with windows intune with software assurance for windows can only be used on the licensed users primary pc. Microsoft intune is an online service that provides antimalware, hardware and software inventory tracking, health monitoring, software updating, and policy management for pcs and mobile devices. Intune client software can be downloaded from here or from the intune admin console as shown below. Additional discounts are available based on the quantity of devices licensed for pcs covered by software assurance sa coverage. Customers who purchase windows intune with software assurance also have the option to purchase the. Know more about microsoft intune new version enhancements how. Microsoft intune lets you manage your devices from the cloud or while connected to an existing system center configuration manager infrastructure.
Microsoft core cal bridge for windows intune software. Microsoft core cal bridge for windows intune software assurance series sign in to comment. We recently used up our activation limit for our windows 10 mak, and when trying to get support for additional activations we discovered just how ignorant their support team is nobody even remembers the fact that windows licensing once came bundled with intune. Software assurance planning services helps guide your customers through the deployment and business value planning stages of software implementation. After the software assurance benefit is activated, contact the software assurance benefits call center to request windows vista ultimate retail media and product keys. Windows intune customers get the rights to windows 7 enterprise edition currently available only to software assurance licensees as well as.
Microsoft software assurance benefits interactive chart. Microsoft intune hears the call for device management. Microsoft intune subscription management shifting to office. Office 365 and intune are microsofthosted application environment, so license mobility through software assurance does not apply. Aws is 5 times more expensive than azure for windows server and sql server. Open value non companywide select selectselect agreementuse this chart to compare and subscription subscription benefit open license companywide select plus plus. Intune officially named microsoft intune is a microsofthosted service that provides mobile device management mdm and application management for all major mobile device platforms, as well as windows 10 and macos. With this software assurance benefit, there is no need to purchase new licenses and no associated mobility fees so, you can easily deploy existing licenses on the. If you reimage the machines with the intune version of windows 8.
Software assurance is a comprehensive volume licensing program that includes an extensive set of technologies, services, rights and benefits to help your organization get the most out of your it investments. All microsoft server application products migrated to aws via the license mobility through software assurance program must be covered with active software assurance sa. Microsoft upgrades intune cloud service, includes free. Mobile application management with microsoft intune. Microsoft upgrades intune cloud service, includes free windows 7. Software assurance by product microsoft volume licensing. The four best features from windows intune channel daily. Indicates benefits that may also be available to customers licensed for microsoft intune andor windows vda subscription. Microsofts windows intune cloud management service.
Receive free extended security updates when you migrate your windows server and sql server 2008 and 2008 r2 workloads to azure virtual machines. To submit an invoice to microsoft through savb, follow the instructions in step 8 of the workflow. Microsoft software assurance benefits interactive chart 1. For help, contact the software publisher or search for the information on the internet. Require a pin for access to the containerised area. Direct mobile device management for windows rt, windows phone, surface and ios devices ipad and ipad2, iphones and ipod touch. Azure hybrid benefit bring windows server and sql server onpremises licenses with software assurance to azure migrate your workloads to azure, the best cloud for windows server and sql server. Licensing programs eligibility requirements microsoft. Microsoft launches beta of cloudbased windows management service.
Solved transition from intune to other windows license. Sign into the partner center dashboard select mpn from the menu, then select programs select software assurance enrollment select the planning services program enrollment tab at the top of the page. The software assurance expiration date is an optional value as a convenient reminder. You will be granted system center configuration manager use rights through your existing subscription s duration. Software assurance retain access rights to cal suite workloads that are not included in windows intune or office 365 online services. Microsoft says windows intune is particularly well suited for smbs that manage around 500 windows pcs. Software assurance licensees will be billed at a lower price so that they do not pay twice for the upgrade rights included in windows intune. A comprehensive program that includes a unique set of technologies, services, and rights to help deploy, manage, and use microsoft products efficiently, software assurance helps keep your business up to date and ready to respond quickly to change and opportunity. We would like to show you a description here but the site wont allow us. Adjusted eligibility criteria for software assurance 24x7 problem resolution support with asneeded base support for qualifying customers and credit toward unified support. This article describes the updates for the agent software that are installed by microsoft intune or asset inventory service ais.
The phased retirement of software assurance training voucher benefit, and putting a major effort into improving access to new skills programs and platforms. It makes sense to choose yes for restrict web content to display in the managed browser when this setting is enabled, any links in the app will be opened in the managed browser. Push software restriction policies via windows intune. It extends some of the onpremises functionality of microsoft system center configuration manager to the. Microsoft license mobility amazon web services aws. Windows virtual desktop access rights vda enables users to access virtual instances of windows in a variety of user scenarios.
Mar 21, 2014 for windows intune licensed devices and windows licensed devices with active software assurance coverage. Software assurance for windows allows you to keep one windows pc per user up to date and running on the latest enterprise version of windows, without any additional expense. Software assurance benefits microsoft volume licensing. At any one time, on the licensed device you may also run up to four instances of the software in virtual oses only one instance per virtual ose and. Mar 27, 2019 if the installation fails, determine which switches will force the package to install through the system account. Manage pcs and multiple types of mobile devices in one unified solution windows intune, windows intune with software assurance, microsoft windows intune. Software assurance planning services retired engagements a note regarding retired planning services engagements if your customer created their vouchers prior to february 1, 2020 and you agreed to deliver an engagement that has since been retired, you may continue to deliver the engagement and invoice for. Good news for those of you who own microsoft office with software assurance office 2010 is available from the home use program web site.
To help verify your companys eligibility to enroll in a specific planning services engagement. Sa benefits are managed through the volume licensing service center vlsc to. Product and licensing faq configuration manager microsoft docs. Microsoft volume licensing microsoft software assurance. Entitlement summarycommercial and government offeringsto use the open value enterpriseinteractive chart. Entitlement summary for more details about software assurance entitlements through the mpsa, visit software assurance through mpsa. Users of the microsoft intune management portal will be shifting over to the office 365 management portal, starting later this month. Microsoft enterprise cal suite bridge for office 365. License mobility through software assurance gives a customer the choice to use a partnerhosted cloud, and gives you the opportunity to help customers move to the cloud in the your own datacenter. The benefits that windows intune customers get are similar to microsoft software assurance program for windows. Software assurance benefits are available throughout the software management life cycle, so you can access them when you need them.
A limited form of mdm based on intune is included with office 365. Mar 23, 2011 software assurance licensees will be billed at a lower price so that they do not pay twice for the upgrade rights included in windows intune. Additionally, windows intune can be used with the most common professional software automation psa and customer relationship management crm tools used by solution providers, so they can offer smooth tracking from issue to resolution. Software assurance licensees get a discount if they sign up for windows intune because there are software assurance benefits associated with. Before you deploy the software to all windows pcs, we recommend that you assign it as available, and then manually. Microsoft windows intune windows intune windows intune. Achieve the lowest cost of ownership when you combine the azure hybrid benefit, reservation pricing, and extended security updates.
Software assurance spans microsofts range of software products and services, including the windows operating system, microsoft office, exchange, sql server. Ive been using intune since 2012, back when it came with software assurance for desktop os and system center. Microsoft plans to do away with its intune management portal. By delivering planning services engagements, you have the opportunity to generate more leads, drive enterprise agreement renewals, and get paid by microsoft.
Description of the agent updates for microsoft intune and. Oct 17, 2011 microsoft launches nextgeneration windows intune. Microsoft windows intune windows intune with software assurance. Software assurance license mobility through sa parter faq. Software assurance for windows is no longer included with all windows intune offerings, and pricing has been reduced accordingly. Customers must ensure that the products selected will provide the necessary security functionality for their architecture. Microsoft intune formerly windows intune is a microsoft cloudbased management solution buzzword that provides for mobile device and operating system management. Microsoft intune and ais are two webbased management services. Now windows 8 is supported through new version of intune. Software assurance deployment planning services provide onsite expertise to help you plan your next microsoft technologies deployment.521 190 1526 1547 1413 699 1009 1354 183 828 1578 1282 1579 197 192 848 1302 558 360 20 447 788 970 208 547 62 894 570 1038 663 444 1441 385 79