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Select Plus

Flexibility and Manageability

Select Plus is a cost-effective way to make transactional purchases and offers many additional benefits, including the ability to do the following:

  • Manage assets more easily with visibility across the entire organization and centralized reporting because all affiliate purchases are tied to their own unique customer IDs.
  • Get more value out of licensing with automatic price savings for purchases across the entire organization and the full value of Microsoft Software Assurance coverage, no matter when you purchase it.
  • Streamline the contract process with a single organization-wide agreement that never expires, Software Assurance alignment, and licensing consolidation.

Eligibility

Recommended for organizations with 250 or more desktop PCs.

In addition to commercial business, Microsoft offers Select Plus for the following industries:

  • Government organizations
  • Health organizations
  • Educational institutions

Learn more about Volume Licensing programs for industries.

Review the following feature comparison to help you determine which Microsoft Volume Licensing program is right for your organization.

Feature

Select Plus Agreement

Minimum number of PCs

5

250

X

Offerings available

License

X

License and Software Assurance

X

Software Assurance

X

Online services

Pricing

Based on product pools

X

Based on employees

Based on License and Software Assurance

On-premises software counts toward price level

X

Microsoft online services count toward price level

Multiple active partners under a single account

Payment options

Up-front

X

Annually

X

Monthly

To buy or renew Microsoft Volume Licensing programs, contact your Microsoft partner or local reseller. Be sure to ask your partner or local reseller to review program agreement terms and conditions, pricing, and payment terms during the ordering process.

Worldwide

For information about Volume Licensing offerings available in your area, find the Microsoft Volume Licensing website website for your country/region.

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Your organization could qualify for Microsoft Payment Solutions. Learn more.

Find resources to help you deploy and manage the assets associated with your Microsoft Volume Licensing agreement.

Volume Licensing Service Center

You can use the Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC) to download licensed products, access product keys, and manage your Volume Licensing agreements and license acquisition activity—all in one online location.

Visit the Volume Licensing Service Center

Software Assurance Benefits

Activating your organization's Software Assurance benefits is easy. Most benefits can be activated and accessed through the VLSC. The Software Assurance website provides everything you need to know.

Visit the Software Assurance website