Mobile Device Management (MDM) Licenses Guidance
If you plan on managing your HoloLens devices, you will need Azure AD and an MDM. Active Director (AD) cannot be used to manage HoloLens devices. If you plan on using an MDM other than Intune, an Azure Active Directory Licenses is required. If you plan on using Intune as your MDM, here are a list of suites that includes Intune licenses. Please note that Azure AD is included in the majority of these suites.
Identify the licenses needed for your scenario and products
HoloLens (1st gen) Licenses Requirements
You may need to upgrade your HoloLens (1st gen) device to Windows Holographic for Business. (See HoloLens commercial features to determine if you need to upgrade).
If so, you will need to do the following:
- Acquire a HoloLens Enterprise license XML file
- Apply the XML file to the HoloLens. You can do this through a Provisioning package or through your Mobile Device Manager
Remote Assist License Requirements
Make sure you have the required licensing and device. Updated licensing and product requirements can be found here.
- Remote Assist License
- Or try a Remote Assist trial
- Teams Freemium/Teams
- Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) License
Guides License Requirements
Updated licensing and device requirements can be found here.