Server 2019 DataCenter Licensing

asked 2022-06-06T18:04:34.33+00:00
Gregory Carson 1 Reputation point

I have 3 Server 2019 DataCenter licenses for 3 physical servers, that only came with 3 activations for each. I am being told by Microsoft support that is all I get. I thought it was unlimited VM's??

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  1. answered 2022-06-06T18:08:47.157+00:00
    Dave Patrick 329.1K Reputation points Microsoft MVP

    What does the seller's trained licensing specialist have to say? A 2019 DataCenter license should provide for unlimited virtual machines 2012 R2 to 2019 when using AVMA keys for activation.
    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server/get-started/automatic-vm-activation#avma-keys

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