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As part of the University's Microsoft EES Agreement, the University and participating non-University institutions are covered under the Core and Enterprise Client Access Licence (CAL) Suites.

Client Access Licences (CALs)

These CALs cover ONLY the user connections to your servers.

CALs involve no software installation or configuration. They are a legal entitlement (and requirement) for Microsoft software on the client to access (communicate with) Microsoft software running on a server. Institutions retain the responsibiity for purchasing and managing the required licenses for their server software. 

  Core CAL Enterprise CAL
Windows Server (Standard and Data Center)
Exchange Server (Standard and Enterprise)
Systems Mangement Server
Exchange Server Enterprise CAL with Services
Exchange Online with Archiving for Exchange Server  
SharePoint Server Enterprise CAL  
Skype for Business Server Enterprise CAL  
Windows Server Active Directory Rights Management Services CAL  
Advanced Threat Analytics  

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University Wireless Service maintenance: Tuesday 21 September, 08:00–09:00

16 September 2021

The University Wireless Service will be undergoing essential maintenance between 08:00 and 09.00 on Tuesday 21 September while we apply a security software patch. This is a security update to ClearPass, which provides Wireless Service network access control. We're not expecting any disruption to service, but it should be...

Mailing list migrations from Mailman to Sympa

31 August 2021

We intend to migrate all remaining lists associated with colleges from Mailman to Sympa during the week commencing 13 September 2020. The current total is 1,567. How this will affect users of the mailing list management service Most mailing list subscribers shouldn't notice any difference. During the switchover, there will...

Managed Zone Service closedown and migration to Mythic Beasts

24 August 2021

The Managed Zone Service (MZS) is being shut down, and its data content migrated to a commercial provider, Mythic Beasts. There will be no interruption to the service, but MZS users in institutions will need to make arrangements to retain management access to their zones. What is changing? UIS set up the MZS many years ago...