TagVault.org and Microsoft Work Together to Improve Software Management

Today Microsoft announced its continued efforts to improve software asset management with its membership to TagVault.org. TagVault.org is a nonprofit organization that works with industry partners to lower costs and improve security for organizations managing software portfolios based on the software identification ISO standard.  In today’s IT industry, identifying and tracking software applications, software updates…

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2012’s Top Five Microsoft Volume Licensing Blog Posts

Looking for more information from Microsoft on Software Assurance, licensing for virtual environments, Software Asset Management, the Enterprise Agreement or the Microsoft Services Agreement? We’ve rounded up five of 2012’s most viewed Microsoft Volume Licensing blog posts, which cover these topics, and included links to related blog posts: Making the Most of Software Assurance Benefits:…

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Microsoft Supports International Standards to Help Make Software Licenses More Manageable

Guest Post by: Amy Konary, IDCResearch Vice PresidentSoftware Licensing & Provisioning At most of the industry events I attend for Software Asset Management (SAM) Professionals, a common refrain is heard from these busy, and often frustrated, individuals who are tasked with ensuring compliance with software licensing agreements: “We need to know what we need to measure.”…

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