ant to migrate all applicationI want tos and Terminal Services running on a Windows 2008 server to a Windows 2012 server, can I transfer the TS licenses or will I have to purchase new TS/RDS license?

I want to migrate all applications and Terminal Services running on a Windows 2008 server to a Windows 2012 server, can I transfer the TS licenses or will I have to purchase  new TS/RDS license?
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Jeff RodgersNetworks & Communications Systems ManagerCommented:
Do you have Software Assurance?   If you do, you should be able to upgrade the licenses via the Microsoft Software Licensing Portal.

Yes, you would need 2012 Cals to use Windows 2012 Server.

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Mohammed KhawajaManager - Infrastructure:  Information TechnologyCommented:
As mentioned, Software Assurance will let upgrade for free or else it will be brand new purchases.  You would also need 2012 server licenses in addition to 2012 CALs.  If you are going to purchase new then ensure to buy SA or even better yet, sign up for Volume Licensing where you get discounts as well as a portal for managing your licenses.
Seth SimmonsSr. Systems AdministratorCommented:
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