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Getting Started with Windows VDI by Andrew Fryer

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Chapter 10. Licensing and the Future of VDI

In this chapter, we will review the wider licensing requirements needed to deploy VDI in our organizations. We will look at what we need across Windows Server and the more complicated licensing for Windows 8/8.1. Then we'll look at the licensing requirements of the additional software we have used in this book such as SQL Server and MDOP and conclude with a look at how Office is licensed in a VDI world. In the last section of this book, we will look at how we might use a service or cloud provider to provide VDI rather than using our own servers, and what the licensing implications are of this.

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