Visual Studio 2017 Release Notes

Microsoft announce that Visual Studio 2017 is available for download 

Note there has been a name change where “with MSDN” is replaced by “Subscription” – so Visual Studio Enterprise 2015 with MSDN becomes Visual Studio Enterprise Subscription, for example.

The link provides more information about the latest release:

Source: Visual Studio 2017 Release Notes

Azure TCO Calculator | Microsoft

There’s a new Azure Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Calculator from Microsoft available to help estimate potential cost savings if you migrate on-premises application workloads to Azure.

Simply specify the details of your existing infrastructure with various cost assumptions and you’re provided with a report that summaries on-premises v Azure costs.

Source: Azure TCO Calculator | Microsoft

Frequently asked questions about Microsoft license compliance verification

Interesting article from Microsoft, explains the difference between an ‘Audit’ and the Software Asset Management (SAM) program that The SAM Club can enrol our clients into.

Also see our Services page and the article on ‘Are you Microsoft Audit ready?

Contact us if you would like to discuss how we can help you.

Microsoft License Compliance