Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Pay As You Use
You pay for what you use and how much you utilize – it is based on simple calculations on the number of end users licenses (SAL) or per processor licenses (PL) actually utilized on a monthly basis.
SPLA pricing increases(if any) on January of every year. During the course of the year, prices may be reduced depending on Microsoft.
What is the difference between SPLA and other Microsoft Volume Licensing programs?
Microsoft Volume Licensing programs offer several licensing options for customers to acquire Microsoft software licenses for internal use. Hosting providers who want to offer software services to their customers and who will include software licenses as part of their service offering should use SPLA. Microsoft SPLA is the only Microsoft Volume Licensing program that allows Microsoft products to be used for commercial hosting.