Enterprise Agreement Support Plan Offer
Terms for customers:
Microsoft provides Standard support (with exclusions) from July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021 to Microsoft Azure customers that meet all the following eligibility qualifications:
- Purchased Microsoft Azure services under an Enterprise Agreement (EA), Enrollment for Education Solutions (EES), Server Cloud Enrollment (SCE), or Microsoft Customer Agreement (MCA) from a Microsoft representative.
- Have an agreement for Azure, Azure Government or Azure Germany, excluding accounts for Premier support, Advanced Support for Partners, and Microsoft Azure Operated by 21Vianet accounts in China.
- Sign or renew the agreement between the qualification term of July 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021.
All new customers who purchase Azure services starting July 1, 2020 will receive Azure Standard support at no charge for the 12-month period within the qualification term. The 12-month period begins on the date that the agreement is signed or renewed.
Through this offer, Microsoft may provide certain benefits to government customers at no additional charge. Microsoft waives any and all entitlement to compensation from government customers for such benefits. Microsoft intends that the provision of these benefits to government customers will fully comply with applicable gift, ethics, and other laws and regulations related to gratuitous goods and services. Microsoft intends that the provision of these services shall be for the sole benefit and use of government customers and not for the personal use or benefit of any individual government employee.
Microsoft, in its sole discretion, may terminate, modify or revise the terms of this EA support offer at any time. Customer may terminate its participation in the EA support offer at any time by notifying Microsoft in writing.
Frequently asked questions
There is no action needed from you. All eligible customers will be upgraded to Standard support within 45 days. When you log into the Azure portal, and click to submit a "New Support request," you will see your support plan subscription listed in the drop-down box.
You will continue to have access to Standard support for an additional 12-months after your upcoming anniversary date. For more details on the benefits included with Standard support, click here.
No. This Azure Support Plan Offer is not transferable and cannot be converted into any other benefit.
Premier and Unified support customers are currently receiving a broader level of support than what is available through this EA Upgrade Offer. Azure technical support hours (Problem Resolution Services) are not decremented from your Premier or Unified contract.