Some principle recent Microsoft solution and licensing updates, for July 2018
- Technical Dependency- Office 2019 (C2R) and Office 2016 (MSI) cannot run concurrently on either Windows or Mac. https://goo.gl/uuirPq
- Technical Dependency – Office 2019, there is no MSI version offered. https://goo.gl/uuirPq
- Licensing – Office 2019, there is no MSI version offered. “Office 2019 (for both Windows and Mac) is a one-time purchase and does not receive feature updates after purchase. Office 2019 includes a meaningful subset of features found in Office 365, but it is not part of Office 365.” https://goo.gl/uuirPq
- Roadmap Lifecycle – Configuration Manager 2007 reaches the end of its support lifecycle on July 9, 2019. SoftwareONE recommend that customers migrate to the latest version of SCCM (current branch) as soon as possible.
- Licensing – Microsoft confirm Windows Autopilot licensing requirements https://goo.gl/Z2EjoE
- Reference – Microsoft publish Windows Autopilot solution documentation at https://aka.ms/WindowsAutopilotDocs
- Roadmap Lifecycle – SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 will be end-of-support in less than 12 months, effective July 9th 2019 https://t.co/qqwPpb83Og