Microsoft SAM for Hosting
Hosting and cloud services have become big business. As a result of this trend, 61% of companies now use a hosted private cloud1. Microsoft offers a SAM Assessment specifically designed for hosting companies who want to optimize their current IT infrastructure and better understand best practices for reporting. The intent of the assessment is to help you get the most out of your investment while minimizing compliance risks and identifying cost-saving opportunities.
By introducing you to a set of proven processes and procedures for managing and optimizing your organization's IT assets, a Microsoft SAM for Hosting Assessment can provide you with key insights and recommendations based on a full and accurate analysis of your current software deployments, license entitlements, and management processes. Through this assessment, your SAM partner will work with you to address key challenges such as getting the most out of your Microsoft Service Provider License Agreement, improving processes around SPLA reporting, maintaining compliance with industry standards, and reducing costs through operational efficiencies.