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IRS and state/federal regulatory audits aren’t the only background checks about which enterprises need to worry.

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Oracle audits routinely result in tens of millions of dollars in list license compliance gap. While most IT executives know they are not…

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I’ve had the opportunity to work with an end-user organization following their receipt of a Microsoft SAM review letter. While there have been a number

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When productivity and ROI are at stake, separating myth from reality can make all the difference between Software License Management success and failure.

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Gartner released research recently, which highlighted that 68% of organisations will have their software assets audited in the next 12 months.

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While many software vendors run software license audits on customers, there are some key differences customers should be mindful of when it comes to IBM, according to a new report from advisory firm Miro Consulting.

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EU institutions have finally got the memo about it being a good idea to pinpoint and fix security vulnerabilities.

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Software vendors constantly monitor the use of their products and wait quietly for companies to trigger switches that indicate they are ready to be audited

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BYOD (bring your own device) is the latest challenge in the already challenging world of software and licence management.

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SAM projects are big undertakings and reach far and wide within an organisation. With many departments involved and many individuals representing every business area

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Audits typically produce much anxiety and dread, but IT audits can be even more nerve-racking. Why?

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Written by Software Audit Professionals, the Livingstone ‘Software Vendor Audit Survival Guide’ provides a rare insight into how best to prepare

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There is a set of related questions our software-audit clients frequently ask us that boil down to variations on one or more of the following: Why am I being audited? What if anything did I do to cause this?

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The Energy Department is poorly managing its computer software licenses, and unnecessarily spending more than it needs to, an internal review found.

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Leading research firm Gartner released its latest research paper this week which shows that 68% of organizations can now expect at least one software audit

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The software audit market is a growing discipline dictated by software publishers who are seeking to maximise revenues and ensure clients are compliant.

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Software vendors have automated ways to monitor usage of their products, and the larger the company, the more they pay attention to “red flags” that it may be time to run an audit