License requirements

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:

Remote Assist License Requirements

Make sure you have the required licensing and device. Updated licensing and product requirements can be found here.

  1. Remote Assist License
    1. Or try a Remote Assist trial
  2. Teams Freemium/Teams
  3. Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) License

If you plan on implementing this cross-tenant scenario, you may need an Information Barriers license. Please see this article to determine if an Information Barrier License is required.

Guides License Requirements

Updated licensing and device requirements can be found here.

  1. Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) License
  2. Power BI
  3. Guides