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Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Standard 2-Processor (Non-Profit)

SKU: 457254


Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Standard 2-Processor (Non-Profit)

Microsoft System Center 2012 is an integrated management platform that helps you to easily and efficiently manage your datacenters, client devices, and hybrid cloud IT environments.

Microsoft System Center 2012 is the only platform to offer comprehensive management of applications, services, physical resources, hypervisors, software defined networks, configuration, and automation in a single offering.

System Center 2012 R2 provides multiple capabilities designed to reduce infrastructure complexity in a cost-effective manner. You can deploy System Center 2012 R2 with less effort through in-box service templates and runbooks for multiple components. You also can use System Center 2012 R2 to automate the migration of Hyper-V clusters from Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2012 R2. Leverage the service automation capabilities – including built-in PowerShell workflows – to drive down costs and simplify service delivery.

System Center 2012 R2 provides deep insight into your applications and workloads, enabling you to deliver a predictable application SLA to your business. It provides application performance monitoring for Java applications, including line-of-code traceability. In addition, the System Center Advisor connector allows you to consume workload configuration best practices in your familiar Operations Manager console. 

System Center 2012 R2 eases management of heterogeneous datacenter environments, including open source environments, by providing Dynamic Memory support for Linux guests and the ability to deploy Linux VHDs consistently to Windows Server and Windows Azure infrastructure.

System Center 2012 R2 helps your organization achieve IT as a Service by enabling:

  • Productive infrastructure: Deliver flexible, cost-effective private-cloud infrastructure to your business units in a self-service model, while carrying forward your existing data center investments.
  • Predictable applications: Deep application insight combined with a “service-centric” approach helps you deliver predictable application-service levels.
  • Cloud computing on your terms: Deliver and consume private and public cloud computing on your terms with common management experiences across your hybrid environments.
  • Client Management: System Center 2012 R2 helps IT empower people to use the devices and applications they need to be productive, while maintaining corporate compliance and control.

Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 server management licensing maximizes your private cloud value while simplifying purchasing. All server management licenses (SMLs) include the same components and the ability to manage any workload.

Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Standard Edition is for lightly or non-virtualized private cloud workloads. Components included are –

  • Operations Manager
  • Configuration Manager
  • Data Protection Manager
  • Service Manager
  • Virtual Machine Manager
  • Endpoint Protection
  • Orchestrator
  • App Controller

How to License:

  • Each license covers up to two physical processors on a single server.
  • Each license also covers two Managed Operating System Environments (OSEs) per license
  • Determining the Number of Licenses Needed: Server MLs are required for managed devices that run server Operating System Environments (OSEs). Licenses are processor-based, with each license covering up to two physical processors. The number of Server MLs required for each managed server is determined by either the number of physical processors in the server or number of OSEs being managed for Standard Edition. If you choose the Standard Server ML, you can add more licenses to a server to manage a greater number of virtual OSEs. 

This product can only be ordered by Non-Profit Organizations that are eligble under IRS Section 501(c)3. Qualified customers must fax us a copy of their IRS 501(c)3 Certification Letter after placing their order. Orders will only be processed for shipping after receiving this documentation. This is a special license product, and does not include printed boxes and manuals. License is custom-created by Microsoft for the end-user -- so the order will take approximately 5 days to process. Customer will receive delivery of licenses electronically - including instructions for downloading installation software, and volume license serial numbers. As this product is a custom license, this product is not returnable.


This license includes Microsoft's 24-Month Software Assurance - your licenses will receive all updates and upgrades on this product for a period of 24-Months from the date of issue of the license. At the end of the 24-Month Software Assurance plan period, you can renew Software Assurance for a further period 24-Month period.