Software Asset Management (SAM) is a set of proven IT practices that unite people, processes, and technology to control and optimize the use of software across an organization. SAM can help you control costs as well as manage business and legal risks, optimize software licensing investments, and grow IT systems to accommodate your organization’s expanding needs.
costs and business risks for a stronger, healthier financial position.
existing investments, so that you can do more with what you already have.
with your company's expanding needs in size and maturity through increased flexibility and agility.
You’ve heard about them, now you’re experiencing them: personal devices connecting to your network, Cloud computing, and ease of downloading apps. It’s easy to lose control. SAM can help.View all use cases
Select the right tools and products to support your SAM strategy.
keeps employees productive on their favorite devices—and your company data protected.
provides employees access to corporate resources from virtually anywhere on almost any device.
makes it easy to inventory and assess your IT infrastructure and determine the right technologies.
enables employees to work anywhere on the devices that they choose.
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