Windows RDS License for 2016

I have a Citrix environment and looking to use Server 2016 for Shared Server desktop (VDA).  

I received the 2016 RDS User Cals but when I go to apply it I don't see a 2016 RDS Option. This license server is 2012 R2.
Am I missing something here..I am having a hard time excepting that I have to run a 2016 server just to apply 2016 RDS CALS

Screenshot
GGHCAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Your license server MUST be the same or newer than the newest version of the RDS server.  You'll need a 2016 license server.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Sekar ChinnakannuStaff EngineerCommented:
ajohnson30Network ManagerCommented:
Just thought I'd share (no points please) We're facing the same thing so I had to research this:  You do need a 2016 License server, but that 2016 server can import your old licenses and service them, so you can retire your old ones and just have one server.
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Citrix

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.