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Visual Studio, MSDN, non-production hosting in SPLA
SPLA

Visual Studio, MSDN, non-production hosting in SPLA

When you manage complex hosted infrastructure for your customers, it’s easy to forget that hosted environments’ rules differ from on-premises. You may not discount “non-production” workloads the same way it is done on-premises.

02.05.2022
Alexander Golev
Alexander Golev
The first things to do to avoid a nasty SPLA audit surprise
SPLA

The first things to do to avoid a nasty SPLA audit surprise

Bad news: you are responsible for every piece of Microsoft software in your data centres, even if you did not install it, even if you do not support it. Good news: Microsoft gave you the legal tools to protect yourselves and your business from rogue installations by your end customers.

17.04.2022
Alexander Golev
Alexander Golev