Microsoft Software Asset Management Maturity Assessment and Management
Service Type:Consulting, Professional Service
Business Need:Purchasing, Procurement, Asset Management, Compliance
Works With:Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Assessment and Planning, Microsoft Systems Management Server, All Versions, SQL Server 2008 R2, Windows Active... (more)
Industry Focus:General - Applicable to All, Government
Many companies struggle to manage their software licensing which can become either expensive or put you at risk of large payments after a vendor audit. The problem is not really difficult, you just need to ‘know what you have and buy what you need’. However, with the complexity of licensing contract terms, constantly varying business needs and a changing environment it is difficult to keep track of let alone mange.
Connexxion offers Software Asset Management (SAM) solutions by looking at the People, Processes and Products currently in place and how they work together. Our Maturity Assessment leverages the ISO 19770-1 standards and establishes your current status as well as providing a roadmap to the future. We will identify cost savings and risks as well as recommending how these can best be addressed.
The SAM Maturity Assessment includes:
- Assessment of your current SAM Plan if available;
- Workshop key process areas including: Procurement, Contracts, IT Software Deployment, IT Help Desk, Vendor Management and senior management;
- Verify existing processes against ISO Standards and Microsoft Maturity models;
- Develop SAM Maturity Report and ;
- Present final findings and discuss recommended roadmap
- Option to provide audit leveraging Microsoft SCCM data
We are also able to provide software audit assistance, vendor management and once off or ongoing Software Asset Management through onsite or hosted solutions.
Connexxion’s established experience and extensive partnerships makes us a key advisor for Software Asset Solution’s nationally.
Microsoft Software Asset Management Maturity Assessment and Management has not been reviewed by any customers.
The views and opinions submitted and expressed here are not those of Microsoft.