Azure - Licensing

Azure - Licensing

Microsoft
  • Microsoft Windows Server and Microsoft SQL Server
    • Customers who wish to use campus licenses for Windows Server 2012 R2 must first purchase licneses from the DoIT Tech Store and then provision Windows virtual machines using the documentation in KB #####. Provisioning Windows Server 2012 R2 from the Azure Marketplace will result in a virtual machine that will be billed at retail Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter prices.

Campus licensed software

Please contact your local IT and purchasing staff to determine if a specific software license allows you to use that software in Azure. Some vendors do not consider Azure resources University-owned computing resources and do not extend their licenses to anything running in Azure.

Licenses known to extend to resources hosted in Azure

Licenses known to not extend to resources hosted in Azure

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Aware of license that is known to be compatible or incompatible with Azure and want it listed here? Email cloud-services@cio.wisc.edu.

Commonly Referenced Docs:

UW Madison Public Cloud Team Events
Online Learning Classes for Cloud Vendors
What Data Elements are allowed in the Public Cloud