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Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching succeeds Microsoft Imagine

Microsoft Imagine (formerly known as DreamSpark and MSDNAA) was replaced by «Microsoft Azure Dev Tools» on February 11th, 2019. At the same time the program was moved from the Kivuto to the Azure platform, which made the previous OnTheHub link obsolete. There is a new product «Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching» available in IT Shop for free that can be ordered by students and staff. It comes with instructions on how to access Microsoft […]

Dictionary of Licensing and Software Terms

Network License A network license (also floating license or concurrent license) relies on a centrally hosted license server to manage the available licenses for a software product. The software on the client sends a request for a license to the license server when it’s launched. If a license is available then the license server will assign one temporarily to the client. The client needs to be online for the software to work and has to […]