Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Services Select External Connector License/Software Assurance bundle (SA through 7/31/2022)

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  • This item includes...
    • an External Connector license/software assurance bundle, which permits any number of users outside the UW System to connect to any version of a UW-owned RDS server released before the end of the SA term specified in the item name. External Connectors are only for non-employees.
  • You will receive nothing tangible as a result of the purchase of this item; your order confirmation or receipt is your proof of license.
  • There are two client licenses required for accessing Windows Remote Desktop Services:
    • Windows Server Client Access License (already owned for UW faculty, staff, and students under the terms of our Microsoft Enrollment for Education Solutions) or an External Connector License.
    • Remote Desktop Services (RDS) Client Access License or External Connector License.
      • RDS CALs or External Connector Licenses are required whenever a user is remotely connecting to Windows Server to display, access, or use a graphical user interface (for example, a desktop PC or application).
      • The RDS CAL or External Connector license is required regardless of the technology used to access the server remotely (Microsoft Remote Desktop Services or other third-party software).
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TS Manufacturer Microsoft
TS Manufacturer Part Number 6XC-00298
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