Microsoft Office Standard 2016 - Open Academic License
Microsoft Office Standard 2016 - Open Academic License is a smart choice when acquiring many versions of Microsoft software for an educational environment. Created specifically for smaller education institutions, this flexible licensing agreement offers a significant discount over purchasing traditional retail Microsoft software; you also get the benefits of a volume-based licensing agreement.
The Open Academic License agreement is designed to provide a simple way of acquiring and administering multiple copies of software and receiving license confirmations in a fast and convenient manner. You can obtain the most current Microsoft software products for your institution while helping to manage overall costs and stay compliant. For this open academic license to be valid, a minimum acquisition of five licenses is required to activate the agreement.
The value of an Open Academic License for Microsoft Office Standard 2016:
Simplicity - Open Academic License is easy to understand and administer with simple, clear terms for acquiring software licenses
Flexibility - Open Academic License is flexible enough to meet the needs of a broad range of institutions. Customers can choose from a variety of products and online services. After an initial order of five or more licenses, you may place orders for as few as one license, and order only what you need.
Availability - You can acquire Microsoft products through an Open Academic License from any Authorized Education Reseller (AER).
Compliance - You receive license confirmation information electronically and you can quickly and easily view your license purchase history so there's never any question about what licenses you own.
*When you license a desktop operating system through Microsoft Volume Licensing programs, it's important to know that only UPGRADE licenses for Windows Education* are available. FULL operating system licenses are not offered.