Information About IBM Licensing

Information About IBM Licensing

IBM licensing can easily overwhelm you, with so many different definitions and rules, it’s like learning a more complicated and even nerdier version of Klingon. Where do you even begin? At MetrixData 360 , we pride ourselves in diving deep into complicated licensing...
How to Move From an EA to CSP

How to Move From an EA to CSP

Preparing to Migrate to CSP You’ve come to the conclusion that Microsoft’s Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) program is something that you’re on board with, and now it’s time to get your data packed and ready for the big move from the popular and traditional Enterprise...
Pros and Cons of Power BI

Pros and Cons of Power BI

Microsoft’s budding new thought child is Power BI and although Microsoft is quick to sing its praises, what sort of tangible benefits does it hold for you and your company? There’s no point jumping on this Power BI band wagon if it doesn’t match your business...
Getting Ready to Certify Your ULA

Getting Ready to Certify Your ULA

Oracle’s ULA: Ready to Leave or Willing to Stay? Consequences of Both When your company is in an Oracle Unlimited License Agreement (ULA), the deal is that you hand over a single up-front payment and you get access to the licenses for a select set of Oracle products....
Understanding Software Contracts

Understanding Software Contracts

How to Go Through Your Software Contracts Before a Negotiation You’ve been handed a software contract in the wake of a negotiation with your software vendor, and it’s an inch thick with tiny font and a lot of words you’ll need a dictionary to look up. Now what? How...