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If I Migrate (V-Motion) A Windows Server VM Across A Cluster Of Physical Machines In A Given Month, How Can I Report It Using Windows Server Standard?

Windows and Core Infrastructure Suite (CIS) Standard licensing is linked to the physical server and not the VM. Hence if a VM is migrated across 3 servers each with 2 physical processors (CPU) within a reporting month, then 6 x Windows Standard Processor License (or now, 6 x 8 = 48 Core licenses of Standard) would need to be reported for that VM.

 This can change the justification for reporting Datacenter editions or the release Cloud Platform Suite.

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