In July 2017, the second series of Microsoft Premium Assurance is launching. As explained in an earlier post, the pricing of Microsoft Premium Assurance will constantly rise. The following table provides an overview of the different Microsoft Premium Assurance Series and the corresponding pricing evolution:
|Series||Purchase date||Annual cost of add-on as a % of current license price||Savings compared to Series 4|
|Pricing series 1||March 2017 – June 2017||5%||58% (best price)|
|Pricing series 2||July 2017 – June 2018||7%||42%|
|Pricing series 3||July 2018 – June 2019||9%||25%|
|Pricing series 4||July 2019 onwards||12%||Not applicable|
Read the full Microsoft announcement here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/cloud-platform/premium-assurance.