Volume Licensing resources and training



Licensing program guides

Licensing program guides provide more details on topics including Enterprise Agreement, Open programs, and Software Assurance, among others.

Volume Licensing briefs

Licensing briefs provide in-depth coverage of complex licensing situations, especially those involving new technologies or combinations of products. Find general information and specifics for servers, desktops, and virtualization.


Microsoft Licensing Expert

Become a Microsoft Licensing Expert with courses that help you build your knowledge of licensing programs and solutions and maximize the value of your software investments.

End-user training through Software Assurance

Increase employee productivity on current or new software with self-paced online training.

Technical training through Software Assurance

Instructor-led classroom training is available from Microsoft Learning Partners.

Volume Licensing Service Center tutorials

Watch short videos that can help you use the Volume Licensing Service Center more effectively. Learn about requesting and approving user permissions, managing Software Assurance benefits, and more.


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