Online Services Use Rights Get a Refresh

Simplifying licensing and improving end-to-end contracting experience is a key priority for Worldwide Licensing & Pricing (WWLP) team. Previously we have delivered a simplified Product Use Rights (PUR) document with much improved navigability, readability and consistency in language across all the product families. This year we kicked off our next wave of licensing document simplification…


Nine Key Updates in the Microsoft Volume Licensing Agreement Refresh 2012

The Microsoft Volume Licensing team recently completed its annual agreement refresh with the goal of improving overall partner and customer satisfaction. These changes help support business and product evolution, help clarify language, and align and simplify agreements. Outlined below are the key refresh highlights in 2012, which include Enterprise Programs, Open License and Open Value,…


2011 Agreement Refresh is Here

As of October 3, 2011 the Agreement refresh updates will be in effect.  In comparison to previous years there are fewer changes to note, due in large part to the significant changes already implemented through the process of updating the Enterprise Agreement. Still, the changes for 2011 are no less potent than in prior years….