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11th June 2020

A Complete SAM Tool built for the SAM Manager

By Alex Geuken. June 11, 2020. First, we need to understand the challenges for a SAM manager Audits and Compliance (control and complexity of license rules […]
29th May 2020

Microsoft, Adobe & Quest Take Software Pirate to Court

By Sam Ulhaq. May 29, 2020. High profile software vendors: Microsoft, Adobe and Quest, have taken a business to court for using illegal copies of their software. The infringement took place in India and on […]
18th May 2020

Microsoft 365 Optimization

By Alex Geuken. May 18, 2020. Going into any Cloud solution, SaaS or IaaS, is similar to getting your first mobile phone and contract subscription – no one knows exactly how much the bill will be. Today, we […]
29th April 2020

Cost Reductions in the time of Covid-19

By Alex Geuken. April 30, 2020. Software expenditure is one of the highest business costs along with employee salaries. During the pandemic, you can furlough employees […]
14th April 2020

The Importance of Software Normalization

By Alex Geuken. April 14, 2020. It all starts with inventory and normalization. “Software Asset Management (SAM) is a business practice that involves managing and optimizing the purchase, deployment, maintenance, utilization, and […]
13th March 2020

Pirated Cisco Software Potentially Sold To End-Users & Resellers

Software Asset Management (SAM) is a tricky, but essential task for all organizations. Whilst most businesses concentrate on staying on top of compliance for major software vendors (Tier 1), such as Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle and IBM, there are hundreds of thousands […]
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 […]
9th February 2018

New Xensam Xuperstar: Oskar Fösker, Head of International Sales and Service Delivery

Xensam is growing rapidly and we want to welcome our New Xuperstar Oskar Fösker as Head of International Sales and Service Delivery. Oskar arrives with a […]
20th February 2018

Xensam’s new COST CENTER makes unprecedented cost savings

Spiraling Software Costs Licenses/software costs are escalating. Organizations are purchasing more and more software and its costs are eating into business’s yearly IT budget. Today’s challenge […]
6th March 2018

New Xensam Xuperstar: Tor Anders Djuplasti, Country Manager Norway

Xensam is delighted to announce the arrival of Tor Anders Djuplasti, who joins Xensam with more than 15 years of experience in the SAM industry. Tor […]
3rd April 2018

Taming the DATA CENTER with Xensam

Few scenarios are trickier in today’s world of software asset management than the licensing of software in a complex data center. There are considerably more variables […]