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Dec 14, 2017
Cut software costs with re-harvesting

How Re-Harvesting Cuts Your Software Costs

Is your organization paying for software that’s not used or needed? You’re not alone. Learn how to easily cut software costs using an automated process that defines and identifies unused or underused software called re-harvesting. By removing software installations or reassigning user-based licenses, you’ll build cost savings and increase your SAM impact.

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Jan 19, 2017

Agile: Why it’s ok to suck

If you don't make mistakes, you can't learn how to improve your process. At Aspera, our SmartTrack platform is continuously developed to exceed industry demands. But what does that approach look like? Increasingly popular, The Agile Movement is an alternative to traditional project management, allowing development teams to more effectively respond to unpredictability through incremental, iterative work cadences and empirical feedback.

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Oct 12, 2016

Come Together: How the Beatles Help Manage Your Assets

Ever wonder how the Beatles’ infamous feuding duo, Paul McCartney and John Lennon, bridged their creative views to write masterful melodies? The legacy is that although McCartney and Lennon initially composed together, they wrote most of their hit songs independently from one another – each contributing his own talented vision. Similarly, IT Service Management and Software Asset Management each take a fundamentally different approach to software assets. In fact, ITSM and SAM need to collaborate with each other to achieve their goals. 

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