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OpeniT: Taming the Complexity of your Autodesk Licensing

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Software licensing has become more complex than ever before. In today’s market, it is even more challenging because of the continuous fast evolution of licensing options and software distribution, especially Autodesk, from managing its licensing to upgrades and support. Most companies ended up often neglecting these technology investments, having no means to measure its intrinsic value to their business operations. In this webinar, we will discuss tips on how you can utilize license usage reports in managing changes in your Autodesk licensing. Let us help you uncover the strategies on how you can gain the upper hand in negotiating your …

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Palisade Compliance: How to Prepare for Oracle’s Fiscal Year End

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Don’t let Oracle’s fiscal year dictate how your company operates. In this webinar, Craig Guarente, Palisade Compliance CEO, and former Oracle Contracts Global VP, will review proactive methods of how to manage your Oracle relationship. In this webinar, we will cover: • How to leverage Oracle’s fiscal year end • Why Oracle is pushing cloud • When to anticipate license audits • Specific dates that you can be prepared for Join IAITAM as they host Craig Guarente discussing insights into your Oracle licensing.

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Siwel: People, Process and Technology Considerations for ITAM and ITSM Integration

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IT Service Management (ITSM) Systems, such as ServiceNow or BMC Remedy, help organizations plan, design, deliver, operate and control IT services offered to customers. From the finance and procurement department perspectives, these ITSM systems are insufficient to provide the necessary financial, contractual and inventory information needed for managing the software and hardware life cycle, or what IT Asset Management (ITAM) systems bring to the table. For this reason, many organizations are pursuing the integration of their ITAM and ITSM processes and tools to generate the most up-to-date and actionable information to enable the most effective business decisions about managing and …

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Siwel Consulting: ILMT Skills for the IT Support Staff

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The IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT) is not a single server that collects license usage information for IBM products, although its name makes it sound that way. ILMT is a series of several IBM products working together to capture, extract and compute license usage – it’s an infrastructure that your SAM team uses to manage IBM licenses. These IBM products require different technical skills in order to support the entire infrastructure. But if you’re new to supporting ILMT, mastering the different skills could become overwhelming. During this webinar, you’ll learn what the ILMT building blocks are and how they work …

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Aspera: How to Eat a Whale: Achieving Successful, Global SAM Implementation

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How do you implement a SAM program at the world’s largest Biotech company? Just like eating a whale–one strategic bite at a time, according to Roche’s Head of Software Asset Management George Arezina. Join George and Aspera’s SVP of Consulting Robbie Plourde for this engaging case study that will highlight the challenges, pitfalls, best laid plans fulfilled and gone awry, and ultimate successes of a multi-year, global SAM implementation. With wisdom and wit, George and Robbie will share their proven, award-winning recipe for a fully cooked SAM whale, and demonstrate how baby steps can bring you to business-as-usual. Join IAITAM …

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Open iT: Conquering Challenges and Changes in Autodesk Licensing

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Everyone has experienced challenges with keeping up with their software licenses. In today’s market, it is even more difficult because of the rapidly changing licensing from all vendors but especially Autodesk. There are major changes in Autodesk licensing, upgrades and support. In this webinar, we will discuss the various license types for Autodesk and the pros and cons of each. We will point out strategies to help you optimize your license position when determining license levels with the new licensing types. Stand-alone, concurrent, perpetual, subscription, tokens… where does your company fit into this matrix? This webinar is a must see …

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Flexera Software: Keeping a Lid on Costs for Cloud Infrastructure and SaaS Applications

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Cloud adoption is growing rapidly—at a 26% annual rate and 50% of enterprises are expected to be using hybrid (a combination of public and private) cloud by 2017. With cloud adoption comes the challenge of managing costs for both cloud infrastructure services and Software as a Service (SaaS) applications. License compliance risk may be lower than traditional on-premises software, particularly for SaaS applications, but costs can spiral out of control if not managed closely. In this session we will discuss the spend management risks associated cloud services and some of the strategies organizations can use to keep a lid on …

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Siwel Consulting: Toddler, Teen or Senior: How Mature is Your ITAM Program?

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Many organizations today have an ITAM Program in place – but just having a program isn’t enough. How do you know it is working effectively? How can you assess your ITAM Program and ensure continuous improvement over time? How can you compare your program to ITAM “best practices” and to other organizations like yours? In this session, we will review why measurement is important and the factors that impact the maturity of your ITAM Program. You will learn the importance of assessing your ITAM Program and the options available to evaluate and mature it. Join IAITAM and Siwel Consulting as …

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Aspera: Save Millions in Minutes with Advanced License Optimization

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Too good to be true, right? Yet with advanced license optimization, astounding ROI is rapidly within reach. But what is optimization—aside from the SAM industry’s buzzword of the moment? Aspera defines it as the analysis of all possible licensing options against your IT environment to identify the most appropriate license models at any given time. The result: immediate and substantial cost-savings and compliance. In this session you’ll learn how to quickly achieve authentic optimization, and reap maximum financial rewards for minimal effort. So give us 1 hour and we’ll show you how to save 7 figures.