Questions tagged as ['licensing']
*Sorry, found other licensing questions on the site so naturally assumed these were ok here... The suggested post did not answer the question I specifically asked
Please remove the post if I've violated some rule and I will seek an answer elsewhere.*
I know the "rules" say I have to buy a core license for Sql Server 2019 for each core in the machine, in our case 10 cores/20 threads. I would need 5 ...
I'm not seeing this specific example answered so I'll put it here.
If I have 2 RDS VMs running in 1 location and I have user CALs but users will likely be connecting to both machines at the same time, will I need 2 licenses for each user?
This is an area I don't know a ton about. I have some devices that currently have Windows 10 installed with volume licenses activated by the OEM before we received them. Now we have a situation where we need to reimage them.
Problem is, these devices are air-gapped and never meant to connect to an external network.
My understanding is that OEM licensing is tied to UEFI. Is there any way to ensure th ...
We bought 2 CALs from Microsoft and I installed them (probably) successfully (see screenshot below).
Most things work as expected:
- I installed the 2 CALs as "per user" which shows up in the Licensing Manager
- For test purposes I connected with 5 different users --> 5 Licenses were issued
What I don't understand/ask myself:
- I installed 2 CALs but got 1000 licenses. I had expected to only get 2 ...