• Twitter
  • FaceBook

Virtualization Forums

Forums | Register | Login | My Profile | Inbox | RSS RSS icon | My Subscription | My Forums | Address Book | Member List | Search | FAQ | Ticket List | Log Out

MS Licensing for use in VDI

Users viewing this topic: none

Logged in as: Guest
  Printable Version
All Forums >> [Microsoft Virtualization] >> VDI >> MS Licensing for use in VDI Page: [1]
Message << Older Topic   Newer Topic >>
MS Licensing for use in VDI - 8.Sep.2008 10:18:44 AM   


Posts: 1
Joined: 8.Sep.2008
Status: offline
Microsoft is not real helpful in giving straight forward answers on how to properly license Windows for use in a VDI enviroment.  I would like to know if anyone is using VDI in a production enviroment with Windows XP and/or Windows Vista VMs?  If so I would like to know what you have found from Microsoft in the way of licensing for this setup?
Post #: 1
RE: MS Licensing for use in VDI - 20.Sep.2008 5:07:36 PM   
Vera Noest


Posts: 6
Joined: 2.Jun.2008
From: Sweden
Status: offline
As far as I know, you need an XP or Vista license for every instance.

Microsoft Licensing for Virtualization

"The process to license Microsoft products for a virtual computing environment is essentially the same as it is for a physical environment"


Vera Noest
Remote Desktop Services troubleshooting

(in reply to bowens)
Post #: 2

Page:   [1] << Older Topic    Newer Topic >>
All Forums >> [Microsoft Virtualization] >> VDI >> MS Licensing for use in VDI Page: [1]
Jump to:

New Messages No New Messages
Hot Topic w/ New Messages Hot Topic w/o New Messages
Locked w/ New Messages Locked w/o New Messages
 Post New Thread
 Reply to Message
 Post New Poll
 Submit Vote
 Delete My Own Post
 Delete My Own Thread
 Rate Posts

Receive all the latest articles by email!

Receive Real-Time & Monthly VirtualizationAdmin.com article updates in your mailbox. Enter your email below!

Become a VirtualizationAdmin.com member!

Discuss all your Virtualization issues with thousands of other experts. Click here to join!