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Licensing Questions Thread, First time EES Agreement in Technical; Hi, We're looking at setting up our school with a EES agreement to replace the Ad-Hoc licenses. Our usual software ...
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    First time EES Agreement

    Hi,
    We're looking at setting up our school with a EES agreement to replace the Ad-Hoc licenses.

    Our usual software channel ServiceBirmingham - seem to be presenting me with more problems than answers.


    Has anybody got any experience with a Microsoft licensing partner that they have favourable experience with?

    Any contacts, names, numbers welcomed.



    Cheers guys.

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    @Millgate is an EES whizz I think a fair few people get EES through Luke so worth a shout.

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    Novatech do it and I've never had any problems with them.

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    thanks guys.
    I hit a wall with Millgate, but i'll give Novatech a buzz and see what they can do.

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    OP Software Limited - The Specialist IT Consultancy and Solutions Provider for us. Ozan (@ICTNUT on here) is extremely helpful and will get you exactly what you want at a good price.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Edu-IT View Post
    OP Software Limited - The Specialist IT Consultancy and Solutions Provider for us. Ozan (@ICTNUT on here) is extremely helpful and will get you exactly what you want at a good price.
    everybody else has been to busy to talk.
    I left a message with Millgate and waiting on a callback from Novatech.
    But Oz has gone away and working on it already.


    Good stuff.
    The Chair of govornors is in school, and i can finally say things are moving again! Happy days.
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    Quote Originally Posted by levell3r View Post
    thanks guys.
    I hit a wall with Millgate, but i'll give Novatech a buzz and see what they can do.
    Sorry to hear that levell3r, do you want to drop me an email or give me a call and I'll sort it for you. My details are below

    Luke

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    For the purposes of calculating FTE staff numbers, should we include dinner ladies that solely use electronic tills with Windows embedded on them?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kanin View Post
    For the purposes of calculating FTE staff numbers, should we include dinner ladies that solely use electronic tills with Windows embedded on them?
    Does the licence not come with the till if it's embedded?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gibson335 View Post
    Does the licence not come with the till if it's embedded?
    EES licencing is not licenced per device it's per FTE member of staff.

    The devices must have a licence that qualifies for the educational upgrade.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gibson335 View Post
    Does the licence not come with the till if it's embedded?
    I meant, does use of such a till constitute use of a computer for the purposes of calculating FTE numbers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plexer View Post
    EES licencing is not licenced per device it's per FTE member of staff.

    The devices must have a licence that qualifies for the educational upgrade.

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    We have EES and this wasn't an issue for us, but it strikes me as odd if things like tills can't be covered by their original licence - in this instance because it is the only time the user comes into contact with an MS product. I thought FTE staff with no access to devices were exempt.

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    No you do not need to include dinner ladies regardless of if they are using a till with embedded sw or not.



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