We are proud to announce the Microsoft Teams Calling Direct Routing case study of POST Luxembourg with SCHNEIDER IT MANAGEMENT. With POST Luxembourg’s CloudVoice solution, employees are easily accessible and can effortlessly make internal and external calls, wherever they are. It enables companies to assign unique telephone extensions to every individual employee, which are implemented in Microsoft Teams. In times, in which mobility, flexibility and reachability are a necessity, CloudVoice is the reliable solution for every workplace.
Effective November 23, 2020 until November 30, 2020, Veeam grants a 50% discount on 5-10 instances of the Veeam Backup Essentials (VBE) Veeam Universal License (VUL).
To acquire this discount, the user must register at the promotion page between November 23 and November 30 to secure the promotion code. Afterwards, the customer hands us (SCHNEIDER IT MANAGEMENT) the code to get a quote for VBE VUL with 50% off.
Effective October 1, 2020 until December 31, 2020, a 3-month trial license for Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 is available and can be activated once per account. This is a fully functional production license without any obligation to purchase upon expiration.
Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 eliminates the risk of losing access and control over your Office 365 data to ensure that your data is always protected and accessible.
For contracts expiring between November 1, 2020 and June 2021, the Veeam 24/7 for Multi-Year Promo offers the following benefits, when choosing a multi-year renewal:
Latest major releases
Free production support throughout the whole renewal plan
Added savings of up to 13% for a 3-year renewal and up to 25% for a 5-year renewal
Eligible for this promotion are small- and medium-sized businesses, commercial customers and enterprise customers (excluding new business opportunities in 2020) renewing one of the following products with perpetual or subscription contracts: Veeam Backup & Replication (VBR), Veeam Availability Suite (VAS), Veeam Backup Essentials (VBE), Veeam Availability Orchestrator (VAO) or Veeam ONE.
For existing perpetual contracts expired more than 6 months ago, but no more than 1 year ago, the Veeam We Want You Back Program offers customers the choice between two exclusive renewal offers:
No backdated maintenance fee – The new support contract will start from the date of the new renewal order, not from the expiration date of the current license.
Migrate to Veeam Universal License and avoid future maintenance
Effective January 4, 2021, Veritas NetBackup, NetBackup Deduplication and OpsCenter Analytics offerings are no longer available for purchase concerning new licenses and initial maintenance. However, renewals will remain available.
Effective October 1, 2020, Microsoft has drastically reduced the price to upgrade from a Visual Studio Subscription to the equivalent edition including GitHub Enterprise for Enterprise Agreement (EA) customers only. As of October, the price of Visual Studio Subscription without GitHub Enterprise and a Visual Studio Subscription with GitHub Enterprise is almost equal.
To get the most of your investment, we recommend upgrading to
Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise with GitHub Enterprise
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional with GitHub Enterprise
Effective October 6, 2020, Microsoft Azure DevOps Server 2020 is released. Previously known as Team Foundation Server (TFS), Azure DevOps Server is a set of collaborative software development tools, hosted on-premises. Azure DevOps Server integrates with your existing integrated development environment (IDE) or editor, enabling your cross-functional team to work effectively on projects of all sizes.
A direct upgrade to Azure DevOps Server 2020 is supported from Azure DevOps Server 2019 or Team Foundation Server 2015 or newer. There are no changes to the existing Server/Client Access License (CAL) licensing model, according to the Microsoft Product Terms of October 2020.
Effective September 29, 2020, the Microsoft Azure VMware solution is generally available (GA). This enables customers to seamlessly move VMware-based workloads from their data centers to Azure and integrate their VMware environment with Azure.
From a licensing perspective, customers running Microsoft Windows Server and SQL Server workloads can use the Azure Hybrid Benefit to reuse existing on-premises licenses and can also save money on the infrastructure by purchasing Reserved Instances.
Effective October 15, 2020 until December 31, 2020, Veeam Enterprise Plus Edition is available for 20% off the price list, if you are upgrading your existing Veeam backup product to Enterprise Plus edition. This includes features such as:
Effective October 1, 2020, all former Veeam Backup Starter customers are automatically being migrated to Veeam Backup Essentials (VBE) as Veeam ends the sale of Veeam Backup Starter.
Effective October 1, 2020 until December 31, 2020, all former Starter customers can extend their newly migrated VBE subscription up to five years at a 50% savings. Additionally, Starter customers may also expand their new VBE subscription up to 50 instances at 50% off.
Veeam Backup Essentials (VBE) is a solution designed for small businesses which delivers powerful, affordable and easy to use backup, recovery, monitoring and reporting for virtual workloads, including VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper V and Nutanix AHV, as well as physical and cloud workloads ― from a single console.
Effective October 1, 2020, the minimum purchase requirement of Veeam Backup Essentials (VBE) will be reduced from ten (10) to five (5) Veeam Universal Licenses (VUL).