Special Offerings from Merit NetworkMerit Network has negotiated licensing agreements with software providers to better serve and support our Members. The MeritLicensing Service can provide licenses to Merit Members at a reduced rate.
Current licensing programs include:
- MeritLicensing - VMware Program
Virtualization is a proven software technology that is rapidly transforming the information technology (IT) landscape and fundamentally changing the way that organizations compute. Merit ability to provide VMware's industry-leading suite of state-of-the-art virtualization software and technological support services. Eligible Merit Members in Michigan that may receive discounted pricing include higher education, K-12, public libraries, state and local government, and health care organizations.
- MeritLicensing - Comodo SSL Certificate Program
Merit Network is a Comodo SSL certificate reseller and can provide SSL certificates at a discounted price. Merit performs the validation of the subscriber, IP address, or server name for the purchasing organization, and Comodo will issue the SSL certificate to the subscriber.
- MeritLicensing - Zimbra Program
Zimbra's email suite provides advanced functionality and dynamic features for email, calendaring, messaging, and document sharing. Merit can provide organizations with discounted on-premesis licenses for the Zimbra Collaboration Suite. Support subscription licenses are available in one, two or three year terms and may be purchased with new Zimbra licenses or renewals.
- MeritLicensing - Veeam Program
Veeam Software provides innovative applications to for virtual infrastructure management and data protection for both VMware and Hyper-V environments, and Merit can provide its Members with discounted pricing on products by Veeam Software.
- MeritLicensing - AirWatch Program
AirWatch Mobile Device Management enables organizations to address challenges associated with mobility by providing a simplified, efficient way to view and manage all devices from the browser-based, central admin console.
Merit Member Options for MeritLicensing
- Full Merit Membership:
Full membership benefits include Member rates for Professional Learning events, MJTS, Merit exclusive email lists, Merit Advisory Council representation, full participation in the MeritLicensing Program, and more. Membership is only $750 per year.
Learn about the Benefits of Membership (PDF).
- Basic Member Licensing Fee:
The fee is $150 one-time charge (not an annual charge), covering the length of the subscribed program term or Support and Subscription (SnS) term of the license purchased. The Basic Member Licensing Fee is applicable for each licensing program.
For more information or to purchase licenses through the MeritLicensing Programs, please contact Merit Services online or 734-527-5785.