Articles from SAM

The Building Blocks of SAM ROI

March 28, 2019

Software Asset Management (SAM) is a critical but often underrated business process. A mature software asset management process provides the capabilities needed for effective maintenance, control, and protection of software assets across the various stages of their lifecycle. As your SAM strategy becomes more sophisticated, it will offer a range of benefits – such as […]

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How SAM Maturity Can Help Your CIO Sleep Better at Night

February 12, 2019

Today, organizations are losing money on their software investments. These losses present themselves in many forms, some more obvious than others. For example, if your organization doesn’t keep an inventory of its software licenses, how many of those licenses are active, and how often they are used, you and your CIO can easily and unknowingly […]

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Aligning Software Asset Management Tools with Modern Initiatives

January 15, 2019

Implementing a strong Software Asset Management (SAM) program at your organization can offer immense benefits in terms of software cost optimizations, governance, and operational efficiencies. To fully capitalize on the benefits SAM has to offer, organizations must implement a SAM tool alongside an established SAM team and process. Traditionally, SAM tools have been focused around […]

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