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21st February 2020

The Environmental Advantages of Combining Cloud & SAM

Our environment is facing a crisis. The industrial revolution of the 20th century has contributed to a massive rise in greenhouse gases which is leading to climate change. Moreover, mountains of plastics, and other waste, is ending up in […]
14th February 2020

Unlicensed Microsoft Software Results In Costly Mergers & Acquisitions Dispute

Mergers and Acquisitions are intricate affairs – despite obligatory due diligence activity, complexities can still arise. This is especially the case in the stock acquisition of […]
7th February 2020

The Cloud Experience

“Out of the 15,431 asset management software buyers who used Comparesoft to shortlist and compare software tools, we found that 90% of them have a preference […]
17th December 2019

An Introduction to Web Apps Management

Gartner is predicting end-user spending on Business Intelligence Web apps will grow by 23.3% between 2017 and 2022. Spending on SaaS-based Supply Chain Management applications will also grow by 21.2% between 2017 and 2022.   The onset of Cloud technology brings new challenges […]
15th November 2019

Xensam “3 & Easy”

At Xensam we talk about “3 & Easy”. In essence, these are three easy steps, enabled by using Xensam’s unique Cloud characteristics, to empower corporate SAM […]
25th October 2019

Xensam’s Latest Innovations: Adobe Creative Cloud Overview and Extended Microsoft 365 Optimization Reports

Powered by our dynamic Xync connector, Xensam helps organizations obtain compelling, cross-platform insight of their current Adobe Creative Cloud estate; everything from compliance, usage, software spend […]
12th September 2019

Synopsys Sues Multi-National Company for Piracy & Deploying Software Out of Region

September 2019 Technology company; Innogrit Corp., has fallen foul of Synopsys Inc.’s software license agreement leading to a difficult lawsuit that has resulted in court disclosure of forensic evidence gathered by Synopsys.   The case […]
23rd August 2019

Microsoft Takes Legal Action Against US Software Pirate

August 2019 Microsoft rarely litigates nowadays, but recently, it has successfully obtained a permanent injunction against US companies Fame 1, Inc. and Corp IT Group, Inc., […]
6th March 2019

Xensam Presents: Powerful New Inventory Agents for macOS and Linux

Stockholm, Sweden, March 6, 2019 – Xensam is delighted to announce the advancement of its inventory capabilities with the release of its powerful Apple and Linux versions of the class-leading SAM inventory agent “Xearch”.   The macOS version fully supports […]
19th February 2019

Banking Giant in Litigation for Unlicensed Software Use

Software vendor audits can be extremely stressful, time-consuming and expensive. They are infinitely more painful when that disagreement between the vendor and the customer leads to […]
10th December 2018
Oracle Java Compliance Risk Analysis

36 days until Oracle starts charging for Java, are you prepared?

In January 2019, all organizations should expect cost increases from the use of Java as Oracle has elected to begin charging for any type of Java […]
3rd September 2018

How to improve your IT security with SAM

The situation When it comes to unexpected costs in the world of software, most software asset managers are focusing on one single risk: Incompliance due to […]