20 05, 2015

What exactly is ‘Illegal Software’?

2019-01-27T00:54:31+00:00May 20th, 2015|

It is not always readily apparent when an enterprise is operating unlicensed software as part of their IT asset stable. In a fast-growing business, the record-keeping often does not keep up with the pace of growth as decisions are made quickly to ramp up and fill demand. IT acquisitions increase at a record pace, and [...]

13 05, 2015

Who Are the Powers Behind These Audits?

2019-01-27T00:55:07+00:00May 13th, 2015|

Software Compliance Audits are initiated primarily from two sources -- the software makers themselves and the powerful trade groups that represented them. These trade groups are focused and proactive on representing the software industry giants. The Software Alliance (BSA) and the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) are both leaders in launching Software Audits for [...]

13 05, 2015

An IT Asset Management Platform That Works with SharePoint

2019-01-27T00:55:40+00:00May 13th, 2015|

Every business manages its IT assets to some degree, but the big question is… How efficient is your system? Just so you know, you can buy dedicated ITAM systems and software, or you can have a platform that integrates into, and runs in, your SharePoint operation. It would make sense to opt for the latter, [...]