Software Licensing

Software Licensing Reports
CW@50 - What was making the news in May
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The National Museum of Computing has trawled the Computer Weekly archives for another selection of articles highlighting significant articles published in the month of May over the past five decades.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 09 May 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

ComputerWeekly: Why a Private Cloud Was Chosen for the Thames Tunnel Project
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EZINE: In this issue of ComputerWeekly, we examine why one of the UK's largest construction projects—the Thames Tideway Tunnel—decided to use a private cloud setup. Our latest buyer's guide looks at containers and microservices, and we report on what U.S. court documents tell us about Oracle's controversial licensing polices.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 02 Feb 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly – 10 November 2015: Meet the men helping women succeed in IT
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we meet the men that have mentored some of the leading women in tech to find out how men can help tackle the diversity gap in IT. We examine how restrictive software licensing is hindering firms' ambitions for digital transformation. And where can CIOs turn to for advice? We look at the options. Read the issue now.
Posted: 06 Nov 2015 | Published: 06 Nov 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

From Controlled Chaos to Differentiation: Why Companies Need to Integrate the Software Lifecycle
sponsored by Tasktop
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents the 4 key characteristics of an effective lifecycle strategy as well as several key day-to-day best practices. Continue reading to learn how to mitigate the chaos plaguing your software lifecycle process - or the nightmare lying in wait to strike.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

Tasktop

IDC 2014 WW MarketScape Report for Federated Identity Management and SSO
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Find out how vendors fared in IDC's assessment of IAM offerings for federated identity management and single sign-on.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

Computer Weekly – 26 August 2014: Can national security and privacy co-exist?
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to NSA whistleblower Bill Binney about the often-conflicting needs of security and privacy. We find out how Google is using artificial intelligence to improve datacentre energy efficiency. And we look at a project to use wearable technology and big data to help tackle Parkinson's disease. Read the issue now.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 22 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Avoiding Audits - How to Get Of Software Vendors’ Radar
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Software license audits bog down operations and can be costly, though the ultimate sacrifice of the audit process is the relationship with customers. View this whitepaper to identify the 4 key triggers for being identified by a vendor for an audit, and how to alter habits to avoid unjust scrutiny.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Computer Weekly – 5 August 2014: Driving virtualisation into pole position in Formula One
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how the Caterham F1 team has used virtualisation in its trackside technology to help race performance. We analyse how growing competition in the cloud market is affecting Amazon Web Services' dominant position. And we look at an emerging datacentre technology - silicon photonics. Read the issue now.
Posted: 04 Aug 2014 | Published: 04 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Optimize Value of Enterprise Software with App Usage Management
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: Ensuring software license compliance and optimizing spend aren't easy -- complex agreements, virtualization, BYOD, and other trends make it difficult to understand and demonstrate compliance. But when you can't afford overspend on software, what can you do?
Posted: 25 Jun 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Flexera Software

Strategic License Management
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a five-step implementation plan for software asset management (SAM), and explore top criteria for selecting a SAM tool.
Posted: 24 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Flexera Software

Managing IBM License Complexity
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, examine the most common IBM license models under three categories -- user-based, capacity-based, and "other" -- along with helpful examples. Plus, discover a discovery, inventory and license management tool that simplifies and automates IBM license management.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Flexera Software

Reduce IT Costs with Innovative New Crowdsourcing Solutions
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: Traditional software asset management (SAM) tools have not done enough to reduce software spend on licenses. This white paper explains how integrating software license optimization capabilities with an enterprise app store can help you eliminate wasteful software spend by empowering users to actively participate in optimization.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Flexera Software

Simple Strategies for BYOD Compliance
sponsored by CDW Corporation
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explains how enterprise app stores can help enhance software license compliance and asset management by giving organizations better insight into employee-owned devices. Also, discover strategies to solve the compliance and management issues brought on by BYOD and mobile cloud applications.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

CDW Corporation

5 Licensing Factors to Consider When Planning a Cloud Migration
sponsored by CDW Corporation
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide from SearchCloudComputing.com offers a primer on cloud licensing. Read on to learn about your options for cloud license management, five licensing factors to consider when planning a cloud migration, and more.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

CDW Corporation

Computer Weekly – 4 March 2014: How IT brings aid to refugees
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to the CIO at the UN High Commission for Refugees about the vital role that technology plays in supporting its aid programmes. We hear from IT leaders who are ditching BlackBerry – but moving to Windows Phone instead. And we look at how to choose the best hybrid cloud provider. Read the issue now.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Reduce Costs and Stay Compliant With Next-Generation SAM
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WEBCAST: Watch this webcast to learn how to reduce the costs of software management by optimizing maintenance and operations.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Premiered: May 31, 2013

CDW Corporation

Strategies to Survive Software Asset Management Audits
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast can help you prepare for an audit by covering some software asset management (SAM) strategies and tactics you should adopt to get ready for a software audit.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Feb 27, 2014

CDW Corporation

Paying a Fair Price for Data Backup
sponsored by Asigra
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores a new enterprise backup licensing model based on recovery. Discover how this approach ensures you're paying a fair price for your data backup and recovery and protects your information, no matter what. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 31 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Asigra

Moving Up the Software License Optimization Maturity Curve to Drive Business Value
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: Defining and implementing a strategy for software asset management (SAM) and license optimization isn't easy -- but with the right tools and processes, it's definitely possible. Access this informative resource to explore the common challenges of SAM, and how you can ensure your software license optimization program is on its way to full maturity.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Flexera Software

Rentokil Initial Improves Software Asset Management
sponsored by Flexera Software
CASE STUDY: Rentokil Initial, one of the largest business services companies in the world, was struggling with managing their software assets. In this case study, find out how Rentokil was able to implement a mature software asset management process and gain complete control over their software licenses, for reduced costs and lower risk.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Flexera Software

Software Asset and Licence Management Best Practice
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: SAvvy businesses realize there's a huge opportunity for cost savings and risk mitigation with the right approach to software asset management (SAM) and software license management. In this informative resource, explore best practices for a better approach to SAM and license management, so you can take full control of all your enterprise software.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2011

Flexera Software

Determining the Most Effective Endpont Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the need for a centralized endpoint management system that helps maximize business performance through quicker software deployment and maintaining compliance.
Posted: 09 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

Computer Weekly – 23 July 2013: The need for data speed
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how the McLaren Formula One team is using high-speed data analytics to improve race performance. Our new buyer's guide looks at best practices in data management. And we discuss IT leaders' frustrations about the unwanted complexities of software licensing. Read the issue now.
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 | Published: 23 Jul 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit 2013
sponsored by Gartner
BROCHURE: This brochure outlines the Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit 2013, a conference that aims to help you destroy legacy costs and create value from new technologies and trends. View now to learn more!
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

Gartner

Extending SAP Workflow: Getting More Out of Your Application
sponsored by Esker Inc.
EBOOK: Trying to decide between third-party and SAP's own add-ons to SAP Workflow is a confusing but important process for ensuring employee adoption, efficiency, and productivity. This eBook helps identify and analyze SAP Workflow add-on solutions.
Posted: 10 Jul 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Esker Inc.