Update under lock for your Microsoft 365 apps

Update under lock for your Microsoft 365 Apps

In September 2022, Microsoft developed an optimization for applying pending updates for Microsoft 365 Apps, while the device is in idle or locked mode. They call it update under lock and uses click-to-run technology. .  Benefits of update under lock This technology helps customers reach compliance without disrupting internal users (no disruptive notifications). It makes updates…

Microsoft Licensing Billing: View your payment and billing history blogpost header by Venti Exchange

Microsoft Licensing Billing: View your payment and billing history

Today we will talk about two options for viewing your Microsoft licensing billing history and current bills/payments. The first option is for when you have your licenses directly with Microsoft, and it is through the Microsoft 365 Admin Center.  *Note: You need to be a global or billing admin to view your billing statement for…

Updates in Software Assurance and new terms to support hosted solutions blogpost header by Venti Exchange

Updates in Software Assurance and new terms to support hosted solutions

In May 2022, Microsoft’s President and Vice Chair Brad Smith announced important changes to Microsoft’s outsourcing and hosting terms. These changes were thought to help customers work with partners more easily, to receive the licenses and subscriptions needed for access to complex, hosted solutions, like desktop solutions.  In 2019, Microsoft updated their licensing terms for…

Venti Exchange Client Portal: Self-manage your Microsoft Licenses

Venti Exchange C3 Portal is an advanced client portal that allows our customers to submit support tickets, project reports, self-managed billing, and more. Here you can manage your Microsoft 365 subscriptions or any other Microsoft licenses you have purchased with Venti Exchange.  Sign-in from ventiexchange.com by clicking on the Portal Login button that is located…