MSDN ACADEMIC ALLIANCE
The 442nd Ready Battalion, Cyber Leader College Microsoft Developer Network Academic Alliance (MSDNAA) program is designed to make expensive Microsoft software more readily available for instructional use while simultaneously providing Microsoft technology to students who might not otherwise be able to purchase it.
Students access to software period extends from course start date and ends 90-Days after graduation date. Students must comply with software license agreement to continue access and activation of product keys. Students are responisble for maintaining both license key and software. Software obtained through 442nd Signal Battalion MSDNAA Program is for home use only and can not be uploaded or installed on governement systems.
Microsoft Dreamsparks - MSDNAA select here and icon above.
Review the website periodically for new software releases and announcements. Problems with account access issues must be address through your class leader, instructor or course manager. Contact MSDNAA Program Manager via Email address listed on website on all other issue. Please ensure the following information is provided in the Email:
Software licensed under the MSDN Academic Alliance Program is available here for students attending courses, faculty and staff of 442nd Signal Battalion. Please note that this WebStore is made available exclusively through an agreement between your academic institution and Microsoft. Software is available to Technical Staff Members, Contractors and Students attending courses. All authorized staff members should received access during in-processing. Student will received their access during class in-processing. All must complete the Compliance & User Agreement prior to access. You will automatically received username and password to your AKO address. Click on the icon to access the website.
MICROSOFT HOME USE PROGRAM (HUP):
(Go to: https://hup.microsoft.com/) Army employees taking advantage of this offering are responsible for paying for the administrative costs for obtaining the software and may use the software as desired. The employee can only obtain one version of the software at any given time. Eligible software may be found on the ASCP website. Please follow the directions below. Select the country to which you wish your order to be shipped to and choose the language for viewing the order web site. Enter your AKO email address and insert the following program code 86DA82309C or 0AB01F772D. Note: this program code is assigned to our organization for our sole use in accessing this site. You may not share this number with anyone outside the Army. Once you have been verified as an eligible employee, you will receive an email confirmation. Follow the link contained in the email and proceed to the ordering site. Place your order on-line and it will be shipped to the location you have chosen. Please note that a fulfillment fee will be charged to cover packaging, shipping and handling costs. Reminder?fulfillment fee is the responsibility of the employee. Questions and issues with program can be addressed via online support from the website.
SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY REPORTING
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