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Better Licensing for SQL Server

Why is SQL Server licensing so complex? Today Steve Jones asks the question and wonders if Microsoft would make some changes to make it easier to understand.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/12/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SQL Server 2012: Creative Thinking for a Creative New Licensing Model

It seems inevitable that many customers will end up paying more to get the same features they have today, under the new SQL Server licencing model, unless they respond to Microsoft's creativity with some of their own.  Read more...
By Rodney Landrum 2012/02/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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License By Core

Microsoft recently announced changes in the licensing for SQL Server 2012 and Steve Jones has a few thoughts on the topic.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/11/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The R2 Penalty

An interesting point was made by a reader about the price of SQL Server licenses when R2 is released. Steve Jones comments about a penalty that some of you may find if you look to build a SQL Server 2008 server later this year.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2010/02/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Easy Licenses

Software licensing can be complex and confusing. Even in Windows and SQL Server, where hard limits are not enforced, people have problems determining how they should license software. Steve Jones talks about what vendors could do to help us.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/11/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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All-Access

A licensing scheme from Embarcadero catches Steve Jones' eye. He comments on a great way for the company to work with customers.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/04/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Software Licensing Cuts - Database Weekly (Mar 16, 2009)

In the news this week, Microsoft is cutting some licensing costs for larger companies. A good move for them as the economy slows.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/03/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Compliance

Complying with software licensing is something you should do, but how far should companies take this?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2007/12/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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