Volume Purchase Program• Roles - Program Manager • Authorized by an educational institution • Manage program facilitators for the VPP • Facilitate the purchase and distribution of iOS apps and books in large quantities (20 or more)
Volume Purchase Program• Roles - Program Facilitator • Redeem Volume Vouchers for Apps • Search & order apps in quantities • May be anyone designated by the Program Manager • New, Unique iTunes account • Recommend to create new, generic email addresses
Volume Purchase Program• Purchasing Apps • Purchase apps at this site: • https://volume.itunes.apple.com/us/store/ • Receive an email when app licenses are ready • Licenses listed in a spreadsheet • May be distributed via email or other means
Volume Purchase Program• Purchasing Apps • Optional, separate agreement that will allow your institution to use one or more iTunes accounts to sync multiple iOS devices • Master iTunes syncing accounts should be generic accounts kept inside the institution • Frequently Asked Questions for this program at http://volume.itunes.apple.com/faq/
Volume Purchase Program• Redeeming Codes • One code is redeemed to a single iTunes account, iTunes is activated with that account on up to ﬁve 5 computers. The 29 remaining codes are kept on ﬁle in the event of an audit. • 30 codes are distributed and redeemed against 30 school managed iTunes accounts. • 30 codes are distributed and redeemed against 30 student managed iTunes accounts. App becomes property of the student.
Volume Purchase Program• Volume Purchase Program Explained• http://learninginhand.com/vpp
Deployment Tools• Tools such as Casper can help• Import volume license information and keep up with codes/redemption• May be the way to go for a 1 to 1 with iPads