My prior three BLOGS discussed basic aspects of licensing IBM MLC and zOTC software products. This time I am focusing on possible ways to control, and hopefully reduce, MLC Software costs. But first, a review of a couple of topics. 
Most companies take depreciation on their IT Assets as a means of boosting cash flow. Almost all of our client companies have some scheme for IT Asset depreciation, although occasionally one will not.
Last week, I was at the shopping mall and ran into a friend I've known for many years. Like myself, he was involved in ITAM related activities for mainframe software. After exchanging comments on family, health, weather, sports, etc., I asked him how his job is going. His reply was, “Boring!” That ...