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Jo Ann Goodier
One of the biggest headaches for a Software Asset Manager (and subsequently, all dependent stakeholders) is not receiving the necessary license information when software is procured.  Too many times employees are scrambling to find out what was ordered, why, who asked for it, and where it is!
The first IT project I worked on was to upgrade all company PCs to a newer model, a newer OS and a newer version of Office (yes, all at the same time)! Before the new PCs could be built, we had to confirm the software needed for each employee. Our team’s approach to this introduced me to the ...
When discussing software licensing in your organization, how many times have you heard someone say “oh, that software is free”, or “we don’t need to buy a license, we have an enterprise agreement”? Or my favorite … “it’s okay if we’re over-installed; we pay XYZ vendor so much money, they’ll never ...