What is Software Licensing?
Fierce competition, the cloud and virtualization are all driving the need for application producers to adopt new software licensing strategies that better meet their enterprise customers' needs. The right software monetization solution will empower producers to combat software piracy and increase revenues by easily enabling new software monetization, licensing, pricing and packaging models.
COMPAREX Talks Cloud Migration, ITEXPO with TMC
COMPAREX is an IT provider specializing in license management, sourcing, technical product consulting and cloud-based professional services, makes it possible for organizations to move their applications and infrastructure to Microsoft Cloud whether they are an SMB, large international corporation or in the public sector.
Brian Kainec, Cloud Architect at COMPAREX USA recently chatted with TMC about the current marketplace and his thoughts on where things are headed.
Flexera Joins Sci-Tech Daresbury
One of the biggest companies in the United States when it comes to software licensing, Flexera Software has announced it is going to open a new headquarters at the Sci-Tech Daresbury. The firm is taking over an office space measuring 4,848 square feet at the Vanguard House. Flexera has announced when it moves into this location it will bring about 30 staff members from its Cheshire base.
Logicalis Looks Into IT Requirements of CEOs, CFOs and Line-of-Business Leaders
The siloed IT infrastructures of the past were inefficient all around. Because each segment was compartmentalized to the point where one department didn't know what the other one was doing, implementing a comprehensive solution was next to impossible. But in today's highly flexible and scalable ecosystem, a converged infrastructure is essential in order to reduce the complexity and pull resources together to automate IT processes. According to a recent finding by Logicalis, provider of IT solutions and managed services, CEOs, CFOs and line-of-business leaders see converged infrastructure (CI) and software defined technologies as key to an on demand and service defined enterprise.
BlackBerry's $500M Software Licensing Goal Drifts Further Away
BlackBerry has been through a lot of ups and downs as a company-mostly down of late, as it struggles to fill the void left by its precipitous decline as a handset-maker. More bad news is on the way: CEO John Chen has set the ambitious goal to rake in $500 million in software and licensing revenue in FY2016, but as of its FQ2, it reported just $74 million.
Why Cisco Software Licensing Must Change with the Market
In a world of cloud solutions, hosted options and professionals working from anywhere they can find a hotspot, how do you balance software licensing with constantly changing needs? Do the rules change just because technology has changed, or do you still have to respect the intellectual property of the companies with which you do business?
Balancing the Runaway Software Licensing Budget
There are a lot of aspects that need to be taken into consideration to ensure that your company functions at peak efficiency. The right equipment and software are key features in achieving this. In many instances, a major issue is that a licensing agreement is needed in order to have enough nodes, system maintenance and access to upgrades and updates.
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