Rich has been in the world of IT and software licensing since 2003, having been a software sales manager for a VAR, a Microsoft licensing endorsed trainer, and now an ITAM analyst looking at software licensing and cloud.
A Northerner renowned for his shirts, Rich is a big Hip-Hop head, and loves travel, football in general (specifically MUFC), baseball, Marvel, and reading as many books as possible. Finding ways to combine all of these with ITAM & software licensing is always fun!
Microsoft has made a new move in the Battle of the Clouds, with licensing changes that restrict competing clouds – while simultaneously making things more attractive when run inside Azure. Here’s an outline of exactly what’s changed.