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Microsoft Audits for Service Providers Q&A

Microsoft audits Service Providers for compliance with the terms of SPLA. We answered the most Frequently Asked Questions we received from providers in January 2023.

Recorded live Q&A by Alexander Golev and Daryl Ullman, partners in SAMexpert.

ESSENTIAL READING

SPLA Audit Guide: https://samexpert.com/microsoft-spla-audit/
Microsoft SPLA explained: https://samexpert.com/microsoft-spla/
CSP-Hoster programme explained: https://samexpert.com/csp-hoster/
Microsoft Audit Guide: https://samexpert.com/microsoft-audits-explained/

TRAINING FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS

All aspects of Microsoft Licensing for providers: https://www.samexpert.academy/offers/5PFHNNg8/checkout

JOIN US AT THE NEXT LIVE Q&A! WE USUALLY TALK ABOUT

🟡 Migrating Microsoft Licenses to the Cloud at minimal cost and risk
🟡 Microsoft License Management
🟡 Microsoft Negotiations: getting the best deal possible
🟡 What are the main frustrations in Microsoft hosting (SPLA, CSP) business
🟡 Your contractual obligations as a provider
🟡 How can you indemnify and protect yourselves from non-compliance claims
🟡 The rules of BYOL, or how end-customers may bring their own licenses
🟡 Using volume licenses and CSP for hosting instead of SPLA
🟡 Your compliance obligations (aside from the licenses)
🟡 Internal use of licences (by you)
🟡 The importance of knowing what services you provide
🟡 Inventory and reporting data
🟡 CSP-Hosting & SPLA reporting tools and solutions
🟡 Top ways to maximise your ROI

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU?

Have you received an AUDIT notice?
Do you have doubts about your SPLA and CSP reporting?
Do you want to protect your business from end customers' non-compliance?

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Let's figure out a way to fix your licensing headaches the best way humanly possible, with zero BS and zero waste.

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