Exceeding License Limit

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    If your license key has expired, or you have exceeded your license limit, Veeam affords extension of license time and amount to ensure you continue to meet your service agreements.

    Exceeding License Limit 

    For Veeam Universal License, the limits are:

    • 20 Instances or 20% more than your license limit (whichever is greater).
    • A grace period of 60 days.

    You can read more about the protocols for exceeding licenses limits in this Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide article and this Veeam Service Provider Console User Guide article.

    For Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 licenses, the limits are:

    • 10 Users ore 10% more than your licenses limit (whichever is greater). However, if exceeded by more than 20 user accounts or 20% of your licenses, you may process the backups according to the FIFO queue (first in, first out) and no more accounts will be processed.
    • A grace period of 1 month. However, if exceeded by up to 2 months the FIFO queue process applies.

    If you reach or exceed your license limit, you may adjust your license key in VCSP Pulse.