Aspera is the Innovation Leader for Software Asset Management
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Explore the following reputable evaluations and find out why Aspera and SmartTrack meet the demands of large companies who wish to effectively optimize their software license investments for their server and desktop environments.
Vendor Landscape: IT Asset Management
Aspera receives "Champion" rating in the latest Info-Tech Vendor Landscape for ITAM
Info-Tech reports that while "license complexity has risen dramatically over the years, including a need to manage hybrid and SaaS environments…contracts have become more complex and software vendors have increased the frequency of audits." Given these industry shifts, the report concludes that "choosing the right tool to manage the complexity of your environment will make all the difference in gaining access to great data." We are proud to announce that Aspera has been noted as an Exemplary Performer for managing complex licensing scenarios.
Tools Advisor: Aspera SmartTrack Review
Aspera noted as "a global contender and one of the SAM market’s leaders."
Martin Thompson, owner and founder of The ITAM Review, analyzes the strengths of Aspera's enterprise grade SAM solution, SmartTrack. "Aspera’s approach to optimization is two-fold; firstly to optimize demand by helping clients pick the right products to deploy, then secondly to help clients optimize value from their entitlement by deploying the right way. The company prides itself on data quality fit for audit defense."
Capgemini: SAM Tooling Benchmark Report
According to the report, “Compared to Snow License Manager, Asset Vision and LicenseWatch, Aspera SmartTrack scores well ahead of all publishers.”
With the goal of identifying the best Software Asset Management tools available to their customers, Capgemini—a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services--conducted an extensive survey of SAM solutions on the market today. Based on the insight gathered from 136 questions, which ranged from operational to product to roadmap-related, Aspera SmartTrack was identified as the overall industry leader.
The ITAM Review: Microsoft License Management Group Test
In SAM Tools comparison by The ITAM Review, Aspera SmartTrack was selected as “Best in Class” for managing Microsoft licenses and contracts.
The ITAM Review states, "SmartTrack has best in class features for reducing risk and supporting efficient spend in large Microsoft estates. SmartTrack also has extensive capabilities for managing Microsoft license models, agreement types and the nuances of Microsoft licensing on the desktop, datacenter and virtual environments."