Has the industry created a SAM merry-go-round?

Has the industry created a SAM merry-go-round?

Has the industry created a SAM merry-go-round? Scream if you want to go faster… It’s generally agreed that effective Software Asset Management requires a combination of technology (in the form of a tool or tools) and process, in the form of services delivered by...
Are you getting value from your SAM solution?

Are you getting value from your SAM solution?

Is your (Software Asset Management) SAM provider meeting your expectations and delivering everything you need? What should you be looking for? What steps can you take to get the most value out of your SAM solution? Too often, organizations implement a solution which...
An Introduction to Cloud Asset Management

An Introduction to Cloud Asset Management

What is Cloud Asset Management? Cloud Asset Management or CAM is the management of an organization’s Cloud usage, whether SaaS, PaaS or IaaS. CAM helps overcome the key challenges presented by Cloud, such as poor visibility of organizational uptake, inability to build...
The Beginners Guide to an Oracle Audit

The Beginners Guide to an Oracle Audit

Did you know that Oracle is one of the top 5 software vendors most likely to audit? Oracle licensing rules are notoriously complex and through their License Management Services Division (LMS), they will rigorously ensure compliance. Like all software vendors, Oracle...
Gain a Complete IT View: Integrating ITSM with SAM

Gain a Complete IT View: Integrating ITSM with SAM

Do you spend more time than necessary trying to find the information you need? Is this impacting your responses to IT and service desk queries? There is a common misconception that IT Service Management (ITSM) and the service desk are the same thing. ITSM actually...
7 Tips for Datacenter License Optimization

7 Tips for Datacenter License Optimization

Fact: poor management of datacenter software licensing is probably costing your organization thousands, if not millions. 80% of software spend now takes place within the datacenter, so the need to manage and optimize license spend here is critical. However,...