Welcome to Grey Matter’s Microsoft Licensing page
Grey Matter, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner for Licensing and Software Asset Management, has been selling Microsoft volume licenses since 1986. All of our licensing experts are either Microsoft Certified Professionals or have passed the Microsoft Licensing Sales Expert exams. Our most experienced Microsoft licensing specialist has been with us for over 25 years.
These pages will help you to understand and choose the right Microsoft licensing scheme for your needs. If the advice you are after is not here please call our experienced sales team who will be happy to help you.
Below is an overview of all the licensing options available from Microsoft. To read a summary of the different options please expand the sections below. To navigate the site and read full details on each option please choose from the options to the left.
Full-Packaged Product (FPP, Retail)
Full-Packaged Product (FPP, Retail-Medialess)
OEM (or OEI) Software
Rental Rights Licences
Volume Licensing Programmes
Licensing for Development Teams
Licensing Programmes for Academic Insitutions and Charities
Licensing Programmes for Public Sector in the UK
ISV Royalty Licensing
Online Services (Hosted Services)
Service Provider License Agreement (SPLA)
SQL Server 2012 Licensing