Q: (from Mark)
I ran into some licensing issues concerning how we image etc ... so yes, the deal has been delayed until I can straighten this out. Short story is, I don't want to pay for 2 windows licenses, one from the OEM license that comes with the PC and another one that I have to buy through my VLA if I want to image all with one key. Before we just used to ignore this issue and not buy more licenses . We'd just use our VLA key and be happy that the sticker on the machine (even tough it had a different key) covered us in case of an audit. However .. the new licensing scheme with key servers and activation screwed this all up. Now, in order to use my VLA keys, I have to "throw away" the license that comes with the box. This is just not good business, buying something and then throwing it out. So I am seeking a solution.
There are two ways to approach this: