The challenges surrounding your Software Asset Management (SAM) processes are numerous. A typical SAM team manages multiple products across many software publishers – each publisher featuring its own collection of licensing metrics, contract terms and reporting obligations.
Failure to keep tabs on software deployments or failing to maintain adherence to license terms and conditions can expose an organization to compliance risk. Keeping up with the demands of Software Asset Management can be difficult for even the most seasoned and well-resourced team.
What can an organization do to meet all their SAM challenges without stretching limited resources too thin? One solution might be to reclaim employees’ time and expense by establishing a SAM Managed Service arrangement with a third party. This white paper will explore the benefits, and the items to consider when exploring a Managed Service option.