Software Assurance (SA) is a simpler way of obtaining the latest and most innovative Microsoft products, replacing the complexity of one-time upgrades (VUP - Version Upgrade; PUP - Product Upgrade; CUP - Competitive Upgrade; LUP - Language Upgrade) and Upgrade Advantage (UA). With Software Assurance, you receive the right to run the current version of the product as well as any new versions released during the term of your coverage.
The Core CAL includes CALs for Microsoft Windows® Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Systems Management Server, and Microsoft SharePoint™ Portal Server. The Core CAL offers a convenient way to license basic server components across all client computers. In addition, it simplifies managing CALs for server software by Information Technology (IT) professionals.
License level: Level D
Media type: License (media not included)
Product type: Full version
Program: Microsoft Select License program