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Articles

  • The Dangers of Click-Through Licensing

    When you install a new piece of software either from the Internet or from a network drive within your organisation, you will have come across the click-through licensing concept. The click-through license is usually in the installer or set-up process when installing new software or...

  • Secret Diary of an IT Manager: It’s tough without budget

    This article serves as the diary of an IT Manager and the issues that he/she faces on a day-to-day basis without a dedicated ITAM structure in place within their organization. What you read is 100% based on real events, although company and personnel names have been changed, because...

  • Campaign for Clean Licensing – A Breath of Fresh Air?

    John Lovelock This article has been contributed by John Lovelock (independent consultant).  UK centric organisation the Federation Against Software Theft (FAST) has been in operation for almost 30 years this April 2014 along with other more international organisations such as the...

  • Software Asset Management – Tips From The Trenches (Part 2)

    Remember you are not alone! Welcome back! Following on from my previous post, here are my next top tips for Software Asset Management. Tip 3: Read the EULA! The EULA, or End User License Agreement is that little box that pops up as you are installing a shiny new program or app. It...

  • License Management: Myths vs Reality

    Christof Beaupoil This article is an interview with Christof Beaupoil, Co-founder and President at Aspera Technologies and is based on a recent presentation that he gave at the IAITAM Fall conference in October. So what exactly is your day job? My business card says Co-Founder...

  • Pros and Cons of Adobe Creative Cloud

    This article has been contributed by Vincent Brasseur of Flexera Software. On May 6th 2013 Adobe has announced that it will move away from perpetual licenses for Creative Suite products. Following this announcement, since June 17th 2013, all new Creative Suite products are now only...