Volume licensing program

Microsoft’s Open License program will end on Dec. 31, 2021. Customers cannot buy new licenses or renew SA on licenses purchased through that program after that date.

The primary country where a license will be used; designation affects how credit for sales revenue is apportion within Microsoft and can have tax implications in some jurisdictions.

Programs designed to make bulk purchases more practical and convenient for organizations that want to license Microsoft products for production purposes, as well as for development and testing of internal applications.