Software asset management (SAM) has become a "must have" for organizations that want to reduce IT costs, and limit the business and legal risk related to software ownership and usage.
In the past, many viewed SAM as an internal self audit process, something that could be done once and be forgotten about. However, Software asset management has become a mission critical component of an organizations? IT strategy.
This informative eSeminar will help get you on the path to successful software asset management.
In this presentation experts will help you assess your current SAM strategy and provide guidance on successful software asset management implementation.
Topics covered include:
Register now for this CDW sponsored event to hear the latest from CDW's SAM Specialist, Lindsay Caprio, where she will share real world experience and the latest best practices for Software Asset Management.
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