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WHAT IS A RESELLER OPTION KIT (ROK)?

A Reseller Option Kit (ROK) is designed to make it easy and affordable to get the HP server you want with the Microsoft operating system you need.

  • Sold as a server option on the same price list, like memory, hard drives, or processors.
  • Tested, tuned, and certified with HP hardware, and packaged with the latest drivers and customized installation tools for fast and easy deployment.
  • ROK comes with 90-day installation support.
  • ROK is the most cost effective way to get Windows Server Software on HP Servers

WHICH PRODUCTS ARE AVAILABLE IN BELGIUM & LUXEMBOURG AS HP ROK?

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Premium Add On
  • HP Insight with System Center Essentials 2010
  • Windows MultiPoint Premium 2011

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q. What is included in each HP ROK?

A. Each HP ROK includes:

  • Windows Server CDs and documentation
  • Windows Server Certificate of Authenticity label
  • Five or more Client Access Licenses (CALs) (if applicable)
  • 90 days telephone support for software installation, configuration, and set-up

Q. Do HP ROKs include downgrade rights?

A. Yes, all HP ROKs include downgrade rights as specified in the product End User License Agreement.

Q. Can HP ROK Licenses be virtualized?

A. Any HP ROK Windows Server 2008 R2 license is ideal for businesses with more than 15 pc’s, that are interested in virtualization or interested in changing to a cheaper way of virtualization! These include Hyper-V specifically to run Virtual Machines:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard: 1 license for a Virtual Machine included
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise: 4 licenses for Virtual Machines included
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter: ∞ licenses for Virtual Machines included

Q. I am a reseller: what is the fastest route for answers to my HP ROK questions?

A. The Microsoft OEM FAQ consolidates all possible questions and answers about HP ROK. You find the latest version here: www.hp.com/go/MicrosoftOEMFAQ