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Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge 2021 Exam – sample Online Services questions

Online Services knowledge check now available! Our Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge 2021 Exam tests across on-premises products, Online Services, and Azure. If you want to evaluate your current level of knowledge of the licensing of Microsoft's Online Services and how customers buy them, then there's a sample test you can take. Just email info@licensingschool.co.uk to get a code to take the free test, and get an idea of how your preparation to take the full exam is going.

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Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge 2021 Exam – sample on-premises questions

Our Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge 2021 Exam tests across on-premises products, Online Services, and Azure. If you want to evaluate your current level of knowledge of the licensing of Microsoft's on-premises products and how customers buy them, then there's a sample test you can take. Just email info@licensingschool.co.uk to get a code to take the free test, and get an idea of how your preparation to take the full exam is going.

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Announcing the Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge Exam

Announcing the Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge 2021 Exam! We created the Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge 2021 Book to give you one place to find information on Microsoft licensing; now there’s an exam if you want to demonstrate that you have a good grasp of all of the key licensing topics, ranging from on-premises products to Online Services and Azure. We would like to invite anyone with a Get Licensing Ready Master certification to join our private preview. If you hold this certification then please email info@licensingschool.co.uk with your GLR certificate, and we’ll send you a voucher code to take the…

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Call for Reviewers!

We're looking for 50 people who own our Microsoft Licensing Body of Knowledge 2021 book to complete a short survey. You'll need to give your opinion on various aspects of the book, use it to answer 6 questions, and write a short review. As a thank you we'll send you a £20 voucher to use in our shop for all BOK-related products. Let us know if you can help out by emailing info@licensingschool.co.uk

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How does the licensing of Windows Server Containers work?

Organizations might choose to deploy apps in containers rather than virtual machines so let’s take a look at the licensing of Windows Server Containers, and Microsoft define two types of containers in the Product Terms. Firstly, there’s a Windows Server Container with Hyper-V isolation which, from a licensing perspective, is considered to be a virtual operating system environment and thus follows the licensing rules for virtual machines which are covered in the previous section. Then there’s a Windows Server Container without Hyper-V isolation which is a feature of the Windows Server software itself, and thus a customer may use as…

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What SA benefits do Windows Server Subscriptions in CSP get?

There is no notion of Software Assurance in CSP and these Server Subscriptions don’t come with SA, but they DO come with entitlements to some of the benefits that we would normally refer to as Software Assurance benefits. In particular, they entitle customers to the Azure Hybrid Benefit, Disaster Recovery rights, and to use Semi-Annual Channel releases of Windows Server. In addition, if a new version of Windows Server is released during the term of the Server Subscription, then that may be deployed in the on-premises infrastructure if required. Equally (and this isn’t, I know, an SA benefit) customers may…

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What are Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise Device SLs?

Enterprise Agreement customers also have the option to acquire Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise Device SLs. In this scenario, a license is assigned to the device that will be used by many users who are not individually licensed for Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise. These users do not even need an Azure Active Directory account, and anyone with access to the device is able to use the Microsoft 365 Apps on that device without any user-level activation taking place. Page 180, BOK21

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What is an Azure Dev/Test Subscription? Are they available through CSP or Open Value?

An Azure Subscription is a container to which Azure resources are assigned as they are created. There are different Subscription types associated with the ways that a customer buys – an Azure Subscription for CSP is different to the one for an Enterprise Agreement, for example. All of these “regular” Subscription types are used for production workloads supporting the day-to-day business of an organization. However, there’s another type of Azure Subscription which is used for dev and test purposes. The benefit for organizations is that there are discounted rates on some of the Azure services when they are assigned to…

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