Key topics covered at SAMS Europe 2017
Adjusting SAM in dynamic companies
- Flexible SAM approaches in heterogeneous & dynamic company environments
- Carve outs, M&A, etc. – what should your SAM do?
Mastering SAM in the age of cloud
- SAM in the cloud: Simplification or additional complexity?
- How to re-design processes and structures?
- How to get out of the cloud?
Audits: Avoiding – Preparing – Surviving – Learning
- How to prevent and handle audits in a professional way?
- egal & business aspects – everything you need to know
Licensing models | assessing & discussing the (bad) news
- (Bad) news from the main suppliers and publishers?
- How does this affect you?
- What to expect in 2018?
Setting up efficient SAM
- Transforming a reactive license reporting to a proactive strategic software asset management
- Ensuring compliance & reducing costs – progressing SAM maturity
The future of SAM
- SAM in the context of software as a service or even it infrastructure as a service
- What are major expectations, security risks, benefits, costs?
- Efficiently managing server licenses
- Knowing your licensing conditions
- Discussing metering questions
Tools and solutions
- Assessing SAM tools & solutions to perfectly fit your needs
- Implementing SAM tools to achieve best results
- Modelling of processes to improve your SAM