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14th April 2021

Software Vendor Lock-in and Pot Commitment

By Alex Geuken. April 14, 2021. How Software Vendors Use Lock-in Agreements or Committed Investment Guilt to Retain Your Business  It is accepted in the industry that many software vendors use lock-in agreements as sales tactics to hold on to your […]
8th March 2021

Merely Being License Compliant is Almost as Bad as Failing a Software Vendor Audit

By Alex Geuken. March 8, 2021. If your only goal is to become compliant, you are missing the entire point of Software Asset Management (SAM) and […]
25th January 2021

3 Reasons “Not” to Change SAM Tool in 2021!

By Alex Geuken. January 25, 2021. Out with the OLD and in with the NEW.  2021 is the year of SaaS, Digital Transformation, and cost reductions after a rough 2020. Here are three great […]
13th January 2021

Xensam: 2020 in Numbers

Looking Back on 2020  Development Progress: During 2020, Xensam published 55 new releases, adding 158 new features and 506 improvements. This equates to an average of 5 releases per month, of which 13 were new features and 42 were improvements. All these improvements have been added to all Xensam customers […]
9th December 2020

Ansys Software’s Embedded Anti-Piracy Technology Discovers Pirated Software

By Sam Ulhaq. December 9, 2020. In the past, court cases related to license compliance were regular events. In fact, those in the IT industry should […]
29th October 2020

SAM Tool Business Model

By Alex Geuken. October 29, 2020. Selecting SAM software is as complex as selecting any other software  It is not easy to select the right software for your business. We must consider many factors including license metrics, modules, […]
26th October 2020

Xensam’s Latest Advancement: License Suites

By Alexander Strömberg. October 26, 2020. Xensam keeps building on its goal to reach automated software compliance for all of its 50,000 supported vendors by adding the support of Software License Suites.  […]
13th October 2020

Xensam pioneers AI to power Software Recognition

By Alex Geuken. October 13, 2020. XAM: The Xensam AI When data accuracy and trustworthy data is of utmost importance, as it is in Software Asset Management, it is critical that you select […]
3rd October 2017
OpenLM and Xensam Partnership

Partnership with OpenLM

SAM with Engineering Licenses OpenLM has entered into an agreement with software asset management software company Xensam, which will not only provide added value to customers […]
15th October 2017

Active Usage – Next Generation of Cost Savings for Software Asset Management!

In the Software Asset Management industry, we have had software metering/usage in several tools for quite some time now. But what most SAM vendors call software […]
3rd November 2017
Prepare for the new GDPR legislation

Xensam latest solution: GDPR risk analysis

Today Xensam are releasing the latest solutions to help enterprises solve their challenges with preparing for the new GDPR directive. This is by far the most […]
29th November 2017
Data in a very poor user experience

Don’t let a bad user interface hold your data hostage!

Data is money There is likely no one who debates today that data is money, but what people might wonder about is where the money is […]