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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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macOS Ventura release

30 September 2022

Apple will soon be releasing macOS Ventura. Following its release, they will drop support for macOS Catalina (10.15). All users running macOS Catalina are encouraged to upgrade to one of the following supported operating systems: macOS Ventura (when released) macOS 12 Monterey (compatible computers: https://support.apple...

Change to display names in Lookup from 06 October 

30 September 2022

What is happening From 06 October, UIS will be updating the Display name records in Lookup to use people’s Preferred first name initials. This supports a user-friendly move toward using everyone’s preferred names, rather than their Registered name. If you have personally set your own Display name in Lookup, you will not be...

Streaming Media Service: transcoding temporarily suspended

26 September 2022

We have temporarily suspended the transcoding of media uploaded to the Streaming Media Service (SMS) while we undertake some remedial work. Please do not try to upload new media to the SMS at this time. Transcoding of media already uploaded to the SMS will continue once the work is complete. This work does not affect...