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SAM Tool Buyers Guide

This SAM Tool Buyers Guide highlights some of the key requirements and competitive differentiators to consider when selecting and buying Software Asset Management (SAM) tools. This guide is available in PDF format, subscribe to our newsletter to download it.  I have also included a section on the trends that are driving interest in SAM and some general implementation advice – since this should... 

Event Listing: IBM and SAP Seminar, 14th May (New York)

Building on our Oracle seminars, we’re pleased to continue our series of seminars on IBM and SAP licensing and audit defence with a stop in New York. This seminar will cover the key issues of IBM and SAP licensing and will include expert industry speakers, interactive workshops and the chance to network with like-minded peers who are addressing similar issues. You will also have an opportunity to... 

Event Listing: SAM Workshop (Berlin)

You may have noticed that 2015 is the year The ITAM Review goes on tour and we are delighted to be stopping at Berlin in April for another SAM Workshop packed full of software asset management discussions, scenarios and challenges. The workshop will be interactive giving those with issues or interest around SAM an opportunity to discuss questions and concerns openly, in a confidential setting with... 

Event Listing: Oracle Seminar (Berlin)

Continuing the Oracle Seminar tour, we are thrilled to be stopping in Berlin in April for another day packed full of invaluable licensing and compliance expertise.   Managing the Complexity of Your Oracle Licensing Agreements Oracle licensing is one of the greatest software investments you are likely to make – yet ITAM Review readers tell us Oracle is where you often experience mind-bending... 

Event Listing: IBM and SAP Seminar (London)

Building on our Oracle seminars, we’re pleased to introduce a series of seminars on IBM and SAP licensing and audit defence. This seminar will cover the key issues of IBM and SAP licensing and will include expert industry speakers, interactive workshops and the chance to network with like-minded peers who are addressing similar issues. You will also have an opportunity to discuss your own estate... 

Let’s meet in 2015, ITAM Review Spring Events Schedule

I am pleased to share our events calendar for Spring 2015. Unfortunately our week of events planned for New York were cancelled due to the ‘January 2015 nor’easter’  – these have all been rescheduled for May. Sorry for any inconvenience caused during the disruption. Our events have specifically been designed based your feedback. If you would like to see new topics or locations... 

Event Listing: SAM Workshop (London)

The ITAM Review will be running a SAM Workshop at the BCS in London on the 29th April. This will be an interactive session whereby those with issues or interest around SAM can discuss openly in a confidential setting with peers. The day will start with an introduction to SAM best practices, Audit readiness and advice on SAM implementation from real world experience. The floor will then be open to those... 

Oracle Best Practice Guide – Part 1

The ITAM Review and Campaign for Clear Licensing hosted an Oracle Seminar on Friday 21st November 2014. The aim of the seminar was to share and discuss some of the main issues around Oracle licensing and audit behaviour. Oracle Best Practice Guide Part 1 is the beginning of a three-part summary report which provides a review of the key takeaways, knowledge shared and main points raised both from... 

Event Listing: SAM Workshop, 13th May 2015, New York

  Following the unfortunate timing of Juno, the storm that hit New York in January we are pleased to announce that we have rescheduled our SAM Workshop to Wednesday, 12th May 2015.   Martin Thompson and David Foxen will be leading a SAM Workshop as part of our reschedules New York Events series. This will be an interactive session whereby those with issues or interest around SAM can discuss... 

92% of customers say that Oracle does not clearly communicate licensing changes

Campaign for Clear Licensing White Paper: “Key risks in managing Oracle Licensing” Download – “Key risks in managing Oracle Licensing” White Paper (PDF, 22 Pages, 1MB) NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED The Campaign for Clear Licensing (CCL) has today announced the publication of its first major review into Oracle’s licensing and auditing practices. The report Key Risks in Managing...