Oracle Java Audits – Are You at Risk?

By | 2019-01-21T17:09:28+00:00 January 21st, 2019|Categories: MetrixData360 Blog|

Recently Oracle announced massive changes to how Oracle Java is licensed.  These changes impact everything from how Java is licensed to how the patches and update system works. Given that Oracle has a history of aggressive audit practices and Java is everywhere, many organizations are very concerned.  Companies are worried about what’s deployed on their networks and

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