CFO Software Management – Take Software Licensing Seriously

By | 2018-09-05T13:21:43+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Categories: MetrixData360 Blog|

If you are a CFO software management is critical to controlling costs. CFO Software Management:  The reality of the situation As the CFO, you have the mandate to protect the assets of your company, working closely with your legal team to ensure you are free from lawsuits and audits, while maximizing ROI in

Software Auditors: Top 10 Silly Things They Say

By | 2018-08-10T19:45:02+00:00 August 9th, 2018|Categories: MetrixData360 Blog|

Software Auditors say lots of silly things that make you shake your head. So much of it is truly laughable if you know their act.  However, I think some Software Auditors actually believe they are saying the truth when they utter these statements.  Sometimes when you are in an audit, you just have to

Software Asset Management as a Service Just Makes Sense.

By | 2018-08-08T15:21:06+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: MetrixData360 Blog|

As an organization’s software needs grow and mature, Software Asset Management becomes more complex and difficult to manage. These difficulties and complexities have led to the emergence of Software Asset Management As A Service. For many businesses, an entire team is often needed to stay on top of Software Deployments, and contractual obligations while

Software Licensing Assessment – Delay Leads To Regret.

By | 2018-07-24T22:53:22+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Categories: MetrixData360 Blog|

Regret... We’ve all been there and hate this feeling. I want to talk to you about regret and the software licensing assessment or pre-audit. It’s a truly terrible feeling knowing that you could have done something differently, something that could have changed the way things unfolded.  Maybe, its missing a loved one’s birthday or

SAM Expert Guide to Star Trek and Software Asset Management

By | 2018-08-03T19:01:14+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Categories: MetrixData360 Blog|

I’ve worked in software asset management with hundreds of SAM teams and helped organizations set up successful SAM practices for almost 25 years. One thing seems to hold true.   Almost all software asset managers are either Star Trek or Star Wars fans. I can appreciate Star Wars but, I'm a Trek geek at heart. Having